BTK is testing traffic management and control mode of freight trains
Under the supervision of Kazim Sharifov, the head of apparatus of traffic safety inspection of the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC with participation of the Ukraine Investment Consulting Company and scientists from the Dnipropetrovsk Institute of Railway Engineers, testing is being conducted with the aim of organizing the Baku railway in Marabda-Kartsakhi and Marabda-Akhalkalaki -Tbilisi-Kars movement of freight trains, determining their readiness and management mode.
During the test the trains of different weights (each time with increasing weight) were sent from Marabda to Akhalkalaki six times. Within the framework of this process, 32 train traffic parameters (dynamic specifics, speed, heating of brake pads and others) were tested.
As a result of the testing, a meeting was held at which the results were discussed and the brigades of the Tbilisi locomotive depot were awarded by the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC with various gifts. Awards with the heads of freight and wagon departments of the Department of Cargo Transportation were presented by Kazim Sharifov.
It should be noted, these tests are calculated for safe movement and reliable organization of cargo transportation in the future.