DEVELOPMENTS IN TRACKS WITH CONCRETE FOUNDATIONS

Ninety nine percent of the track in the streets of Zurich are laid on concrete slabs. There are 3 rather serious defects in this method, the track is now laid only on an asphalt course. The method using concrete slabs and the asphalt course method are described.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This abstract is also contained in "A Bibliography on the Design and Performance of Rail Track Structures", September 1974, RRIS #072794, which was prepared for the Urban Mass Transportation Administration. No. 9 of Wirschaftl. & Techn. Schriftener, pp 47-50, 1969.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Battelle Columbus Laboratories

    505 King Avenue
    Columbus, OH  United States  43201
  • Authors:
    • Sulger-Buel, A
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00072835
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 11 1976 12:00AM