ECONOMICS OF PRODUCING WELDED RAIL BY IN-TRACK WELDING

The experience with in-track welding of rail by the flash-butt welding process; by gas welding and by Thermit process are discussed. Almost no experience in the U.S. was reported for gas welding but the other two methods have been used extensively and operational and economic analyses have been possible.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  United States  60605
  • Authors:
    • Rougas, M
    • Dick, M H
    • Liljeblad, G
    • Myers, E T
    • Rees, F L
    • Stackhouse, W B
    • Vaughan Jr, J D
  • Publication Date: 1978-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 259-262
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Volume: 79
    • Issue Number: 666
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00177038
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 14 1978 12:00AM