DEVELOPMENT OF THE RAIL FASTENING DEVICE FOR DIRECT FASTENED TRACK ON THE STEEL BRIDGE

To reduce track maintenance requirements on bridges, a rail fastener which attaches directly to bridge girders and eliminates cross ties has been developed. A standard design adaptable to continuous welded rail on long bridges has been produced. The design, structural features and test results are described.

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    JAPANESE NATIONAL RAILWAYS

    TOKYO,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Umeda, Shinya
    • Aihara, Kazuyuki
    • Kumazaki, H
  • Publication Date: 1977-9

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  • Accession Number: 00173597
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Railway Technical Research Inst, Quarterly Reports
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Rpt. No. 1025-76
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM