STRUCTURAL AND GEOMETRIC CHARACTERISTICS OF HIGHWAY - RAILROAD GRADE CROSSINGS

This report is the first in a series dealing with structural and geometric characteristics of highway-railroad grade crossings. The report details a study of crossing distribution and geometric characteristics, crossing appraisals, drainage, dynamic loadings, stabilization fabrics, and structural details for improved life and rideability.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by the Texas State Department of Highways and Public Transportation, Transportation Planning Division. See also RRIS 08 139714, 145075 and 157501, Bulletin 7702.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas Transportation Institute

    Texas A&M University System, 1600 E Lamar Boulevard
    Arlington, TX  United States  76011
  • Authors:
    • Newton, T M
    • Lytton, R L
    • Olson, R M
  • Publication Date: 1975-8

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 113 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00131327
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Texas Transportation Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TTI-2-18-74-164-1 Intrm Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: 2-18-74-164
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 21 1977 12:00AM