Saturday, January 23, 2010

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Building the IRTS in Trainz

I've started a new series on building the Island Rapid Transit System in TRS2006. The first two installments are now available at the VR Reading Room.

-- Al

Friday, January 15, 2010

Modeling Freight Operations in Trainz

David Petersen has devised a terrifc freight operations modeling system for use with the Trainz simulator. You can read his article "Modeling Prototype Freight Operations in Trainz Using the Car Movement and Traffic Management System" at the VR Reading Room.

In the article, David uses my Hither & Yon switching layout as a demo. This layout has hither to not been made public. It's now available at the VR Downloads page in the Trainz > TRS2006 section. I haven't written it up yet, but the included readme file explains how to use it.

-- Al

Thursday, January 07, 2010

First article for 2010

John D'Angelo has come up with another great idea and written and article about it and packaged it with a downloadable route/module for TS2009. See "A New Idea For Ferry Boat Operation" here.

Cheers everyone and Happy 2010!!!

-- Al