BURLINGTON NORTHERN LINE CHANGE WINS BRIDGE AWARDS

In the course of consolidating the properties of its three predecessor railroads at Spokane, Washington, the Burlington Northern undertook an $18.8 million project which involved the building of a 4,000-foot steel box girder bridge 200 feet above a stream, the building of a 5.5-mile line change, and the construction or major alteration of 11 other bridges. The planning and implementation of this project are described.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  United States  60605
  • Authors:
    • Anderson, B G
    • Ekrem, N E
  • Publication Date: 1974-6

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 756-766
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Volume: 75
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00080972
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Bulletin No. 648
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1975 12:00AM