What is the difference between Class I and Class II china railway standards?

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:56 -- sgradmin
  1. 1.     There are over 35 differences between class I chain railways and Class II china railway. These include classifications (role, speed, tonnage, trailing load, etc), safety (safety coefficient, level crossings), geometry (curvatures, gradients etc.), subgrade/ embankment treatment (width of top embankment, subgrade layer, settlement per year and total settlement, etc.), superstructure (Rails, fastener, bridge/ pier, axle load etc.) and ballast thickness and type. All these impact on investment cost and operation and maintenance costs.


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