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Project Title: Review of Department of Transportation Testing of Electronically Controlled Pneumatic Brakes

PIN: TRB-SASP-16-01         

Major Unit:
Transportation Research Board

Sub Unit:
Studies and Special Programs Division

Wassel, Ray

Subject/Focus Area:
Transportation and Infrastructure

Department of Transportation Testing of Train Brakes
May 31, 2017 - June 1, 2017
Conway, PA

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Ray Wassel


The US Department of Transportation will conduct tests of different braking systems on a stationary freight train at the Norfolk Southern rail yard in Conway, PA on May 31, 2017. DOT and Norfolk Southern personnel involved in conducting the tests will hold a pre-test job briefing on the morning of May 31st, beginning at 7:45 AM (EDT), and a wrap-up briefing on the morning of June 1st, beginning at 8:00 AM (EDT). Members of the public may call-in to listen to the pre-test or wrap-up briefings by using this toll-free number: 1-(866) 668-0721 and conference Code: 514 366 8870.