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Status: STD 2005/06/07
Code: 1071

Concept definition: The type of a <SYSTEM> of <RAILWAY>s used to support various transportation uses.
Attribute value type: ENUMERATION
Reference type: IR
Reference: [FACC, Annex B: RRC]
Supplemental references:  

Enumerants (presented in a natural order)
Status Attribute label Enumerant label Concept definition Code Ref type Reference Supplemental references ▾
RAILWAY_TYPE INCLINED Design is based on elevation grade characteristics, usually including mechanical <COMPONENT>s (for example: a rack), to insure traction at all times; inclined. 7 IR [FACC, Annex B, RRC:15]  
RAILWAY_TYPE INDUSTRIAL Used to transport industrial <MATERIAL>s. 8  
RAILWAY_TYPE JOINT_TRACK Owned, operated, or maintained by more than one operating railway company; joint track. 9 IR [UKHR]  
RAILWAY_TYPE LADDER_TRACK A series of turnouts providing access to any of several parallel <RAILWAY_TRACK>s in a <RAILWAY_YARD>; ladder track. 10  
RAILWAY_TYPE LOGGING Design is based on transport characteristics of <LOG>s, usually narrower and more curved than <RAILWAY>s intended for high-speed transport; logging. 11 IR [FACC, Annex B, RRC:8]  

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