The Transportation Technology Center Inc. has partnered with members of the Association of American Railroads, including BNSF, CSX and Union Pacific, in the development of new rail turnout products. "Our approach is to put the premium performance capabilities where they are most needed," said David Davis, TTCI senior scientist. "The continuous mainline rail turnout is a good example in that the performance of the mainline route, which will carry 99% of the traffic, is greatly improved. This is essential to operations that carry either heavy-axle-loads or high-speed service."

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