Railroad Engineering

June 16, 1982|
Railroad Engineering by William W. Hay
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A revision of the classic text on railroad engineering, considered the ``bible'' of the field for three decades. Presents railroad engineering principles quantitatively but without excessive resort to mathematics, and applies these principles to day-by-day design, construction, operation, and maintenance. Relates practice to principles in an orderly, sequential pattern (subgrade, ballast, ties, rails). Applicable to both conventional railroads and rapid transit systems.
About the author William W. Hay is Professor Emeritus of Railway Civil Engineering at the University of Illinois and is a domestic and foreign railroad consultant. Prior to his academic career, he spent 16 years in the engineering and maintenance departments of several major railroads and the military railway service. Dr. Hay is author...
Title:Railroad EngineeringFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:784 pages, 9.63 X 6.4 X 1.77 inShipping dimensions:784 pages, 9.63 X 6.4 X 1.77 inPublished:June 16, 1982Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0471364002

ISBN - 13:9780471364009

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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