Track System - Substructure - Maintenance - Economy
The english edition of the "Handbuch Gleis" conveys connections between the individual track components and their demands in a clear and concise manner.
Compared to the first English edition, this second edition contains several additional sections on the following topics:
- Equivalent conicity
- Interaction of the vehicle with track geometry faults
- Durability of wooden sleepers
- Ballast bed cleaning and ballast properties
- Further additions in other chapters
Track Compendium is a standard reference book for railway track engineers and practicioners.