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Final Report - U-RAIL (Non-contact Ultrasonic System for Rail Track Inspection)

Project ID: 507622
Funded under: FP6-SME

Abstract

This is the final report of the 'Non-Contact Ultrasonic System for Rail Track Inspection' (U-RAIL) project, which proposed a non-contact ultrasonic system for periodic inspections of rail tracks that has many advantages over conventional technologies currently available to the railroad industry.

The report begins with an executive summary on the project's background on rail tracks inspection challenges and the objectives defined. It later explains the objectives defined for the two reporting periods and the achievements under the scope of each period. Then there is a more detailed presentation on the work packages, their objectives and deliverables.

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Record Number: 13149 / Last updated on: 2011-04-14
Category: PROJ