Consolidation as an associated-essential of tamping is now widely accepted and extensive tests by Plasser & Theurer investigate the effectiveness of rotating an off-centre mass to impart vibration in the statically-loaded consolidating feet compared with the practice of applying constant-amplitude oscillations directly to them under similar loading conditions.

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    Broadfields (Technical Publishers) Limited

    Little Leighs
    Chelmsford, Essex CMB 1PM,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1974-4

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  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 133-136
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  • Accession Number: 00054629
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Rail Engineering International
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 24 1976 12:00AM