ROADBED/BALLAST

Exploration, testing, and design are discussed, including stability of rock slopes; cuts in soil, sand, and clay; non-uniform soils; loess; foundation of fills; and selection of soils for fills.

  • 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.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Publication Date: 1971-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 257-290
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Issue Number: 631
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00072851
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 11 1976 12:00AM