The TTC is the largest railway testing facility in the world with over 50 miles (80 km) of test tracks. Test tracks are used for rolling stock prototype testing, type testing, homologation, and research.
Additionally, infrastructure components and construction & maintenance methods can be tested.
Railroad Test Track at a Glance
Railroad Test Track Loop (RTT)
13.5 miles (21.7 km)
Max Speed: 165 mph (265 kph)
Overhead catenary wire with adjustable voltage
Passenger & Freight vehicle testing at high speeds
TTC will provide a central hub for transportation research and development (R&D), training, and testing for all aspects of the transportation industry to include government, educational, and commercial entities.