DYNAMIC STABILISER FOR BALLAST BED COMPACTING

MAQUINA DE NUEVA CONCEPCION PARA LA COMPACTACION DE LECHO DE BALASTO

Description of a new machine, the DGS model, which is used for dynamic compacting of the ballast bed. Tests have shown that after compacting the ballast bed with this machine, the track geometry was found to be of a good standard and the track showed uniform vertical elasticity and high resistance to lateral displacement; traffic could be moved on the line immediately after maintenance work without the need for temporary speed restrictions.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Asociacion de Investigacion del Transporte

    Alberto Alcocer 38
    Madrid,   Spain 
  • Authors:
    • RIESSBERGER, K
  • Publication Date: 1978-8

Language

  • Spanish

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References;
  • Pagination: p. 25-34
  • Serial:
    • AIT-Revista
    • Issue Number: 23
    • Publisher: Asociacion de Investigacion del Transporte

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00185349
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 3 1979 12:00AM