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TYPES OF SIGNALING
Signalling can be of any one/combination of the following types

  • Mechanical signaling

  • Electro-mechanical signaling

  • Panel Interlocking

  • Route Relay Interlocking

  • Electronic Interlocking

SKILLS
The staff maintaining signaling system are highly skilled, requiring to adopt utmost discipline for ensuring safety. They are on their toes to pass the trains with minimum possible delays. Good, well-established communication network of OFC, Quad cables and overhead alignment are connected from a control office that maintain a network for Railway operations. 

TYPES OF SIGNALS

  • Mechanical Signals (Semaphore type)

  • Colour light signals

DIFFERENT NAMES GIVEN TO SIGNALS

  • Shunt signal

  • Starter signal (Dispatch signals) 

  • Home signals (Reception signals)

  • Calling on Signals 




Source : South Western Railway CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 14-03-2012  


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