Friday, July 20

UK: Innovative New Braking System on Greater Anglia Trains

Greater Anglia has announced that a new braking system, like ABS in cars, is to be fitted to more of their trains after it helped to improve reliability last autumn.

The Wheel Slide Protection system is going to be fitted to all of the operators Class 153 trains which operate on the rural lines of Norfolk, Suffolk, and Essex.

The installation follows the successful installation of the system to the Class 156 trains, which also operate on the rural lines of Norfolk, Suffolk, and Essex. These trains were fitted with the system last year.

Read more – https://www.railadvent.co.uk/2018/07/innovative-new-braking-system-on-greater-anglia-trains.html


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