INTERIOR SUPPORT STIFFENS EMBANKMENT RENEWAL

The Clinchfield Railroad has made the first reinforced earth installation under a North American railroad in the course of restoring an aging and unconsolidated earth embankment in North Carolina which failed after heavy rains. The reinforced earth slide buttress was found to be a cost effective and permanent answer.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Authors:
    • Goforth, J A
    • Elias, V
  • Publication Date: 1980-9

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 32
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00322541
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 29 1980 12:00AM