The book presents the bases of railroad track arrangement and performance of track maintenance. Described are the designs of track superstructure and substructure, connections and intersections of tracks; set forth are the calculation and design of the rail gauge, the calculations of the basic designs of railroad track; it publishes information on the organization and mechanization of the maintenance and repair of track. Approved by the main administration educational institutions of the Ministry of Railroads in the capacity of a textbook for students of higher educational institutions of railroad transportation and can be used as a manual for track technical engineer workers.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Table of Contents only is available in English, original untranslated as of December 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Transport Publishing House

    Basmannyi Tupik 6A
    Moscow B-174,   USSR 
  • Authors:
    • Amelin, S V
    • Danovksii, L M
  • Publication Date: 1972


  • Russian

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 209 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00144466
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1977 12:00AM