Discusses factors involved in track construction where PC sleepers are used, double elastic fastening, and continuous rail. The factors to be considered in bridge and tunnels where expansions of rail, structure must be considered is also discussed. The design and construction of a movable nose rail turnout for high speed operation is explained. The use of modern methods is the laying of PC sleepers and continuous welded rail is also outlined.

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    Japan Railway Engineers Association

    P.O. Box 605, Tokyo Central
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Matsubara, K
  • Publication Date: 1963-3

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  • Pagination: p. 25-29
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  • Accession Number: 00033180
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Quart Rpt
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1994 12:00AM