PERMANENT WAY TECHNOLOGY AND QUALITY OF TRANSPORT ON THE AUSTRIAN FEDERAL RAILWAYS

FAHRWEGTECHNIK UND TRANSPORTQUALITAET DER OESTERREICHISCHEN BUNDESBAHNEN

Increases in axle-weights and speeds of railway vehicles have required new forms of superstructure to be developed. Heavy, welded rails, concrete ties and new points and crossings guarantee traffic safety. Mechanised maintenance and superstructure renewal have improved the quality of the track. Line capacity is being increased by constructing new sections and improving line layout.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Austrian Federal Railways

    Elisabethstrasse 9
    1010 Vienna,   Austria 
  • Authors:
    • Jaworski, Robert
  • Publication Date: 1978

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 3-6
  • Serial:
    • OBB-Journal
    • Issue Number: 11
    • Publisher: Austrian Federal Railways

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196397
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM