Instructor

Dr. George F. List

Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

Phone: 919-515-8038
Fax: 919-515-7908
Email: gflist@ncsu.edu
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CE 505 Railroad System Planning, Design, and Operation

3 Credit Hours

(previously known as CE 595 Railroad Engineering)

Students will learn about railroad technology and how to plan, design, and operate rail systems especially the design of alignments, track, and terminals; and the operation of freight and passenger services [ranging from transit through commuter rail to intercity and high speed rail]. Field trips are involved during non-scheduled class time. Students must be able, if necessary, to provide their own transportation.

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