MECHANIZED TUNNEL WASHER

The paper reports that the California Division of Highways has developed a tunnel washing machine that expedites the washing of vehicle tunnel walls, reduces traffic obstructions, and offers an improved worker safety. An electrohydraulic control system that expands or contracts the vehicle to fit 700-lb rotary scrub brushes into different sized tunnels is outlined.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Safety Council

    425 North Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL  USA  60611
  • Publication Date: 1976-7

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  • Accession Number: 00159682
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 12 1978 12:00AM