Improved track formation with deeper ballast of better quality, continuous welded rail, pre-stressed concrete sleepers, simplified track fastenings and highly-developed mechanisation of maintenance was a first overall policy change on BR under the author's leadership. Need of worldwide knowledge is essential in bringing about such improvements.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Broadfields (Technical Publishers) Limited

    Little Leighs
    Chelmsford, Essex CMB 1PM,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Butland, A N
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 329-331
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00072553
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 31 1976 12:00AM