Platforms - planning of railway stations, Mechanical Engineering


Platforms are places where trains stop and passengers entrain and detrain. For BG operations, the length of the platform should be about 30 m.

Figure gives the typical cross-section of a platform for a BG track.

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Figure : Cross-section of a Platform

The platform should be ramped at a gradient of 1 in 6 at the ends.

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