The importance of drainage in producing good track is discussed. Such a program involves inspection, ditching, geotextiles and ballast quality. The majority of drainage problems occur in older roadbeds involving less than ideal materials which may be countered by better distributing track structure loading.

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    Cahners Publishing Company, Incorporated

    Watson Publications, 5 South Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL  United States  60603
  • Authors:
    • Breen, T
  • Publication Date: 1980-2

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 46-48
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00310640
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1980 12:00AM