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14:40 Apr 21, 2017
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping / restoration of railway
English term or phrase: Flank protection
Can ayone translate flank protection in French? Thank you!

The system fundamentallly performs the following:
• Checks for route availability of the intended authorisation to follow (free from other train movements as well as with no conflicting route calls in place) up to the intended end of the movement authority and overlap requirement.
• Selects the required lie of the turnouts in the route, overlap and flank, initiates changing of the turnout/s if not correct and confirms the lie and mechanical locking of all the turnouts in the route, overlap and that can provide flank.
• Ensures that the elements that can provide flank protection to the authorised movement and overlap are providing such protection (e.g. signal S4 in the layout above provides flank protection to an authorisation from signal S5 to the next station)
• Reserves this route and overlap if available and fully protected.
• Proceeds to change the aspect of the authorising signal to convey the authority to the train driver to proceed in accordance of the aspect of the signal.
Dr EC
Local time: 23:40
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Summary of answers provided
4protection des flancs de carénage
Marcombes
4protection contre la prise en écharpepolyglot45


  

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29 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
flank protection
protection contre la prise en écharpe


Explanation:
collision latérale

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Note added at 35 mins (2017-04-21 15:16:13 GMT)
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La signalisation ferroviaire - Lyon En Lignes
www.lyon-en-lignes.org/downloads/iuwmaxco/dossiers/signalis...
-La prise en écharpe (collision entre 2 trains sur 2 voies convergentes). ... indicateurs de direction sont montés avec le signal de protection de l'aiguille et ...

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flank protection
protection des flancs de carénage


Explanation:
pour chemins de fer

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