Posts Tagged ‘test track’

Over at the European Tribune DoDo offers an excellent look at how globalization has affected the manufacturing of HSR trainsets. This clearly has implications for our own high speed rail system, since most of the manufacturers who would provide trainsets for California HSR are based in other countries (though I hope and expect they will […]

Jan 17th, 2009 | Filed under Uncategorized

In part 1, we discussed why CHSRA needs to construct a high speed test track early on in the project. Here, I’ll propose one way how this might be accomplished. The primary objective for the test track is to achieve speeds of 220mph for extended periods of time. Given that HSR can and will only […]

Dec 17th, 2008 | Filed under Uncategorized