WOOD CROSSTIE TECHNOLOGY: RESEARCH AND TESTS POINT THE WAY

The evolution of timber-based substitutes for the conventional wood crosstie is described. Experimental installations of dowel-laminated ties are described, including their performance. Progress of the development of a cycled tie is reviewed. Other investigations looking to improvement of the wood tie are mentioned.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Authors:
    • Burdell, C A
  • Publication Date: 1976-6

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 22-25
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00138334
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 3 1976 12:00AM