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The Resource Railroad engineering, William W. Hay

Railroad engineering, William W. Hay

Label
Railroad engineering
Title
Railroad engineering
Statement of responsibility
William W. Hay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hay, William Walter
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Railroad engineering
Label
Railroad engineering, William W. Hay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principles of location and operation -- The railroad industry -- The nature of railroad traffic -- Revenues and costs -- The location process -- Effects of distance -- Propulsive resistance -- Motive power -- Electrification -- Grade and curve resistance -- Acceleration and deceleration -- Velocity profiles -- Problems in grades -- Tonnage ratings -- Location procedure -- Principles of maintenance and construction -- Track analysis -- Subgrade materials -- Subgrade design and construction -- Subgrade construction costs -- Subgrade stability problems -- Drainage -- Ballast -- Cross ties -- Concrete and other artificial ties -- Rail -- Fastenings and other track material -- Track geometry -- Turnouts and crossings -- Track-train dynamics -- Conduct of work -- Railroad right of way
Control code
8114144
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 758 pages, 2 unnumbered folded leaves of plates
Isbn
9780471364009
Lccn
81023117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)19366
Label
Railroad engineering, William W. Hay
Publication
Note
"A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principles of location and operation -- The railroad industry -- The nature of railroad traffic -- Revenues and costs -- The location process -- Effects of distance -- Propulsive resistance -- Motive power -- Electrification -- Grade and curve resistance -- Acceleration and deceleration -- Velocity profiles -- Problems in grades -- Tonnage ratings -- Location procedure -- Principles of maintenance and construction -- Track analysis -- Subgrade materials -- Subgrade design and construction -- Subgrade construction costs -- Subgrade stability problems -- Drainage -- Ballast -- Cross ties -- Concrete and other artificial ties -- Rail -- Fastenings and other track material -- Track geometry -- Turnouts and crossings -- Track-train dynamics -- Conduct of work -- Railroad right of way
Control code
8114144
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 758 pages, 2 unnumbered folded leaves of plates
Isbn
9780471364009
Lccn
81023117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)19366

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