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This unprecedented book outlines the state of the art in railway rolling stock in three richly illustrated and documented volumes of 500 pages each. In-depth chapters describe all aspects of rolling stock such as technology, maintenance, passenger comfort, history and industry as well as the regulatory framework, with an outlook to future developments. It will not only serve junior professionals and all those interested in railway technologies and history to get acquainted with rolling stock but also serve as a reference book for experienced professionals to learn about other than their own specialist knowledge and to understand other aspects and system interfaces. It has been written by a team of some of the best European specialists in different disciplines.
The first volume aims at facilitating the understanding of the design and functioning of rolling stock in a complex and interconnected railway system, which allows for a very wide variety of applications, from urban rail to high speed trains.
Volumes 2 and 3 are dedicated to rolling stock architectures and technologies.