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RIS-8270-RST Iss 1.1

Route Level Assessment of Technical Compatibility between Vehicles and Infrastructure

Synopsis

This document sets out requirements and responsibilities for the assessment of technical compatibility at route level for vehicles and infrastructure.

Summary Of Changes

Updated legislative references following the UK’s departure from the EU, including changing from TSIs to NTSNs. Added references to the supporting material. Clarification of the function of the Statement of Compatibillity (SOCAT), and amended guidance in response to industry comments, including new Section 3.9 on exceptional loads.

Optional reading and resources:

Technical Note TN104 Issue 1: Engineering change (software and firmware)

Standards quarterly webinar - September 2022

Route Compatibility Standard Self Assessment

Route Compatibility flowchart

Route Compatibilty Process Diagram

Compatibility Case Study

Cascade RST case study

Statement of Compatibility Vehicle Template

 

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Issued:
03/09/2022
Published:
03/09/2022
Last Review:
01/09/2020
Next Review:
03/03/2023

Details

Consultation Status Closed
Vehicle Assessment Yes
Supersedes RIS-8270-RST Iss 1
Lead Committee Rolling Stock - RST
Supporting Committee Control Command and Signalling - CCS; Energy - ENE; Infrastructure - INS; Plant - PLT; Traffic Operation and Management - TOM
Briefing Notes 22 BN15; 18 BN11
Impact Assessments
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Technical Notes
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