Railway engineers aim to achieve as economically as possible a long-life track and a stable relationship with the vehicles running over it at high speed. Flaw detection and track laying and cleaning equipment is described. Ballast site rehabilitation, track material renewal, and track lifting lining and tamping procedures are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Temple Press Limited

    161-166 Fleet Street
    Longon EC4,   England 
  • Authors:
    • GENTON, D
  • Publication Date: 1970-6-19

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 465-467
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00037759
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 6 1976 12:00AM