Rapid Transit Systems (Scope of Competition)

Recommended Entry Requirements
1. Competitors must:

• Possess technical skills and knowledge in electrical, mechanical and pneumatic installation
• Undergo and complete a 7-day training programme, comprising rolling stock, traction power supply and signalling at SBST Sengkang Depot
• Be physically fit and able to handle and work under pressure

Competition Format
2. This competition is a 2-person team event, where competitors must be 25 years old and below, as at 1 Jan 2018.

3. Test Projects for the competition are structured into tasks involving rolling stock, traction power supply and signalling.

4. Competitors are required to:

4.1. Rolling Stock
• Disassemble parts for inspection
• Clean and replace parts before assembling it back
• Carry out functional test
• Identify faulty or out of specification components
• Carry out necessary replacement
• Functional checks before declaring system/sub-system serviceable

4.2. Traction Power Supply
• Conduct measurements using testing instrument
• Identify faults in the 750V Direct Current (DC) switchgear
• Replace electrical / mechanical parts and wiring connections

4.3. Signalling
• Troubleshoot on the STF sub-system
• Replace faulty Relocalised Beacon (RB), Stationary Train Initialization Beacon (STIB), and/or Precise Stop Beacon for docking (PSBd)
• Signalling Circuit Modification Test

Time Allocated
5. 15 hours over 3 days of competition

Technical Description
Download the PDF file here: RTS TD (25 Jun 18)