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City Rail Transport

Course Code:
12MKOD
Academic Degree:
bachelor
Study Programme:
Technology in Transportation and Telecommunications (B 3710)
semesterlanguagestudy field / specialization
5czech flagDOS Transportation Systems and Technology - 3708R009
Form of Study:
full-time
Credits:
5
Number of Hours:
2 + 1 hours per week - in full-time study
Type of Course:
obligatory
Course Completion:
credit, exam
Course Tutor:
 
roh  Lectures:
Ing. Ondřej Trešl
roh  Training Course:
Ing. Tomáš Javořík, Ph.D.
Ing. Pavel Purkart
Ing. Ondřej Trešl
Supervising Department:
Department of Transportation Systems (16112)
Keywords:
rail transport, city rail transport, track, tram transport, underground, suburban rail transport
Abstract:
City and suburban rail transport. Tram lines layout and city roads. Tram track geometry parameters. Tram track superstructure. Turnouts and other construction of tram lines. Tram stops and turn space. Underground and its basic characteristics. Underground nets in the world and undeground history in Prague. Underground track geometry parameters. Underground track superstructure and substructure. Underground stations. Suburban rail transport.
Objectives:
Make students acquainted with basic design parameters and construction elements of city rail transport infrastructure - especially tram transport and underground.