NEW M/W TECHNOLOGY EVOLVES AT PUEBLO'S FAST TRACK

Railroads and their suppliers are utilizing information from the DOT FAST track at Pueblo, CO, to bring new technical insights to bear on rail metallurgy and heat treatment, curve lubrication, track fasteners, rail grinding, welded turnouts, and operation of rail-flaw detector cars. A survey of railroad chief engineers and some suppliers indicates how they use the FAST test results and what they feel could be done to improve the data.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1981-3-9

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

  • Accession Number: 00334290
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1981 12:00AM