Railway Geotechnics 1st Edition
covers track, track substructure, load environment, materials, mechanics, design, construction, measurements, and management. Illustrated by case studies, with an emphasis on the geotechnical aspects of railway engineering, it discusses these topics from a historical perspective. It also presents the methodologies and best practices developed over the past 20 years.
Written by Four Experienced Professionals
- Emphasizes the practical aspects and best practices for railway track and substructure
- Contains guidelines for design, construction, and maintenance of railway track and substructure
- Provides many examples and case studies
is written primarily for professionals and graduate students, and begins with the fundamentals and basic principles, leading in to practical applications. The authors bring considerable experience and expertise, with many years of research and development, academia, railway operations, and consulting.