The author outlines a systematic procedure for determining crosstie requirements and for weighing various tie replacement options based on independent studies of tie life in curved and straight track under different traffic densities and of rate of deterioration of new ties.

  • Availability:
  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Authors:
    • ABBOTT, R A
  • Publication Date: 1979-4

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 44
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00195549
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM