FAR NORTH LINE OPTS FOR PLASTIC TIE PLATES THROUGHOUT

Decision for the track modernization project at White Pass & Yukon made on basis of economy following two years of testing on heavy grades and sharp curves is discussed. The entire length of this single-track, narrow-gage (3 ft) line, 110 miles long will be laid with Koppers high-density polyethylene tie plates.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1977-10

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  • Pagination: p. 24-25
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00173407
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM