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System Safety Approach and Management for the Taiwan High Speed Rail Project

  • Max Wen-Liang Liu
  • Stanley Robertson
  • Amair Saleem
Conference paper

Abstract

In July 1998 the Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation (THSRC), a privately owned company, signed an agreement with the Taiwan, Republic Of China (ROC) Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) that committed THSRC to construct and operate a High Speed Railway (HSR) between Taipei, the capital city in the North, and Kaohsiung (Tsoying), an industrial city in the South — a total distance of 345km.

Keywords

Lead Responsibility System Assurance High Speed Railway European Standard EN50126 Safety Committee 
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References

  1. 1.
    THSRC System Safety Assurance Plan, PP-BL-001, Rev.02, 6th March 2003Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    European Standard EN50126: 1999, Railway Applications — The Specification and Demonstration of Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety (RAMS)Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag London 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Max Wen-Liang Liu
    • 1
  • Stanley Robertson
    • 1
  • Amair Saleem
    • 1
  1. 1.Taiwan High Speed Rail CorporationTaipeiTaiwan

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