Introduction to High Speed Rail

This Introduction to High Speed Rail course provides an overview of the rationale of developing high speed rail in the United Kingdom and the impacts it may have on national and local economies, society and the environment. This programme introduces the distinction between high speed and conventional rail and new technologies and ways of operation that will be introduced to the rail sector as a result of the design construction and operation of HS2

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