Preventive Rail Grinding Strategy Adopted on Shinkansen Lines of JR East

The main purpose of rail grinding is defined as meeting ecological considerations, such as noise and vibration reduction, preventing rail damage, and preserving rail alignment and track geometry. This article examines the preventive rail grinding strategy adopted by JR East on the main Shinkansen lines Tohoku and Joetsu.


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  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: pp 10-12
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  • Accession Number: 01000649
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 22 2005 6:26PM