This module aims to give students an overview of the
rail network in Singapore and learn how the rail systems
are controlled and operated. Students will be introduced
to the principles of rail operation in connection with
infrastructure, network and localised train control, train
planning, risk management and risk administration.
Topics covered include, Automatic Train Control (ATC),
railway control, supervision and management system
composed of three subsystems: Automatic Train
Protection (ATP), Automatic Train Operation (ATO)
and Automatic Train Supervision (ATS); modes of train
operations, normal, degraded and emergency modes;
principles of train signalling; Operation Control Centre
(OCC), depot and station operations; and familiarity with
railway systems, such as communications systems, rolling
stock, permanent way and traction power systems.
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