TITLE

Keeping ballastless track in trim

AUTHOR(S)
Rossberg, Ralf Roman
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Aug2011, Vol. 167 Issue 8, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the efforts of Deutsche Bahn to renovate the ballastless track on the Hannover-Berlin high speed line in Germany to ensure that it remains in good condition for the rest of its 50-year life. It discusses the engineering works on the western section of the route between Hannover and Oebisfelde and the maintenance work in progress from Oebisfelde to Berlin Staaken. It also notes that work on about 90 kilometer of the ballastless alignment has started in mid-2010.
ACCESSION #
65283217

 

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