Concrete deck sections carried directly on piling supports have been installed on an industrial branch line extending across low load bearing terrain by Netherlands Railways. The design of non-settling track for districts with poor subsoils has been under way for 8 years. Details of the installation costs and advantages and problems are detailed. Track is layed about 1.5 m above the surrounding ground and comparison with normal earth embankments is made.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mechanical Engineering Publications

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  • Authors:
    • de Steur, I W
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 25-30
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00138082
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 11 1976 12:00AM