MILE-LONG TRACK BUILT ON CONTINUOUS CONCRETE SLAB

Reinforced concrete roadbed, produced with close surface tolerances, is constructed by off-track, crawler-mounted 'paving' train. Paving train includes a unit for receiving concrete from ready-mix trucks and feeding it to an overhead conveyor system, traveling gantries that carry welded grids of steel reinforcement, and a slip-form paver.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1973-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 28-29
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00050028
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1976 12:00AM