ENGINEERING FABRIC DEFERS SPOT MAINTENANCE AT MOPAC

Missouri Pacific uses engineering fabrics routinely in rehabilitating track at crossings, switches and spots where mud pumping is experienced. These geotextiles produce the highest return for soil stabilization and drainage, reducing maintenance costs at troublesome spots. To date only relatively shallow installations have been made. Qualities of the material used by MoPac are discussed.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1979-6

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 28
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196354
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM