NEW METHOD OF TRACK FORMATION REHABILITATION IN USE AT ITALIAN STATE RAILWAYS

The Special Engineering and Structures Division of the Civil Engineering and Permanent Way Department of Italian State Railways has recently commenced an innovative project for the rehabilitation and improvement of existing track embankments, many of which, especially due to higher traveling speeds and heavier axle loads, show signs of instability. This article looks at the current condition of the track embankments and at the project in hand, and also gives a description of the new method of track embankment rehabilitation being used.

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    De Rooi Publications

    P.O. Box 543
    Veenendaal,   Netherlands  3900 AM
  • Authors:
    • BUONANNO, A
    • MELE, R
  • Publication Date: 1996-3

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00720996
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1996 12:00AM