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FP6

Final Report - URBAN TRACK (Urban rail infrastructure)

Project ID: 31312
Funded under: FP6-INFRASTRUCTURES

Abstract

This is the final report of the URBAN TRACK project, which fully complied with the objectives stated for 'Development of cost-effective infrastructure for light rail systems', Call 3B of the Sixth Framework Programme (FP6), and focused exclusively on urban track infrastructure for light rail (LRT), tram and metro.

The document begins with explaining the project's objectives and its structure into subprojects. It later analyses the work performed, the experiments conducted and the results obtained under various stages of the project. There is a detailed analysis of the innovative track systems and their impacts, the implementation results in two case studies (Bremen and Karlsruhe) and then a dedicated section for cost and maintenance issues.

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Record Number: 11463 / Last updated on: 2011-04-14
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