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Jürgen Siegmann - Articles and news items

New rail freight traffic for 2015

Issue 3 2008, Past issues / 28 May 2008 /

This article discusses new technologies, dimensions and production systems for rail freight traffic – based on genuine situations in Germany.

LCC – an R&D project

Issue 2 2005, Past issues / 31 May 2005 /

Since 1997, the Department of Track and Railway Operations of the Technical University of Berlin has been led by Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Jürgen Siegmann, a distinguished expert in the field of railway operations who is frequently asked for his expertise by the industry. His department currently employs 13 assistants who are in charge of educating students as well as conducting research on topics concerning railways as a holistic system. The department also provides a railway control centre for educational purposes and a laboratory. On a regular basis tests for the industry are conducted in the certified test facility which is equipped with a universal test stand, a climatic chamber, several shakers and acoustic measurement equipment.