An initial breakdown of track maintenance work reveals four major functions: track measuring and recording, classification and evaluation, actual performance of the work and checking and inspection. The Nepture System, which is a complete system of track fault analysis and correction comprised of four major parts (the track recording vehicle, Neptune computer analyser, maintenance planning and direction of mobile gangs to trouble spots) is presented.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Mechanical Engineers

    1 Birdcage Walk
    London SW1H 9JJ,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Eden, G A
  • Publication Date: 1973-1

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  • Accession Number: 00050537
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1976 12:00AM