Advanced Principles of Track Maintenance takes your crewmembers to the next level. They'll benefit from a comprehensive presentation of FRA Track Safety Standards as well as an introduction to track inspection. Rail defects and material management are also covered.
This book was previously only available as part of an exclusive correspondence training course offered by the Railway Educational Bureau. It is published in a three-ring binder.
This book covers:Rail Replacement;Cutting, Welding, and Grinding;Turnouts and Special Track Work;Track ConstructionRailroad-Highway Grade Crossings;Track Material Management and SecurityMaintaining and Operating;Work Equipment;Vegetation Control;Rail Defects;Track Inspection;FRA Track Safety Standards;Derailment Work.
Three-ring binder format.