INSPECTION OF CONCRETE TIES, ST. LOUIS-SAN FRANCISCO RAILWAY, NEAR CABAOL, MO., JULY 9 AND 10, 1963

Inspection of concrete ties is reported on the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway, near Cabaol, Missouri, July 9 and 10, 1963. Factors analyzed include number of ties, transverse cracks between rails, transverse cracks from bolt holes, transverse cracks from grooves, longitudinal cracks, and torque of bolts. It is noted that there is less change in the concrete tie section than with the wood tie section in the 6-month inspection period involved.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Publication Date: 1963-12

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 266-268
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Volume: 65 N
    • Issue Number: 582
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00052301
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Association of American Railroads
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1976 12:00AM