Posted By Webmaster On Tuesday, September 27, 2011 At 9:04:51 PM (PT)
Robert, short of a Congressional requirement ("the law"), I can't imagine a situation when PTC would ever need to be required on Tennessee Pass. But then again, I'm not an expert...
Posted By Robert W Gift On Tuesday, September 27, 2011 At 8:13:06 PM (PT)
Would PTC ever be needed on this line?
What are the dates on the relays?
Sad that vandals break everything.
If copper, those wires would likely all be stolen for scrap.
Posted By Steve Walden On Monday, September 26, 2011 At 11:20:34 PM (PT)
Considering that Positive Train Control is coming, it's likely the entire box would be gutted or replaced to make room for the new system. That is, if UP ever finds itself interested in re-opening the route.