THE BALLAST STORY: 1--THE FUNDAMENTALS

In this first of three installments, the purposes of ballast are discussed; the causes and effects of fouled ballast are described; and the benefits of clean ballast are examined. A method for calculating on-ground ballast costs is included.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Authors:
    • Burns, D R
  • Publication Date: 1978-10

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 26-28
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00183907
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM