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Which projects/initiatives connect to STAIRRS ? - The Related Projects



Members of the Consortium have experience in the following related EU and railway sponsored noise projects :

Metarail Noise measurement procedures
Silent Freight Noise reduction for freight vehicles
Silent Track Noise reduction for infrastructure
Eurosabot Design methodology for tread braking to give smooth wheels
BASNOISE Basic railway noise research
OFWHAT Low noise freight wheel and track designs
RENVIB Ground vibration studies
TWINS development Simulation software for rolling noise generation
Composite brake blocks A UIC financed study to develop new brake blocks for quieter trains
Cost benefit analysis UIC pilot study to develop foundation for possible CBA tool

Other projects relevant to STAIRRS :

Quiet Rail Traffic Dutch Environment Ministry project to find new methods to reduce railway noise
Silent Bridges Dutch project to reduce noise emitted by steel bridges
Low Noise Technology Austro-Germanic rolling stock noise reduction programme


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