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General Guidance for Low Noise and Low Vibration Slab Track
A Guide to Track Stiffness
Introduction to TSWG & Guide
Track Maintenance General Guides
The following guides were published by Railtrack. Please note that they are general guides and should be used in conjunction with current company standards. The PWI gives no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or fitness for purpose of the guides.
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Creep in Jointed Track Guide 2000
Insulated Rail Joints Guide 2001
Maintenance of Track Gauge Guidelines 1999
Management of Cyclic Top Guide 2002
Twist Faults Guide 2002
Professional Head Guidance for Heritage Railways on the Inspection and Maintenance of Permanent Way and the Inspection and Assessment of other infrastructure that is necessary for the safety of the line.
GHR_Doc_2_Managing the PWay
GHR_Doc_5_Trackwork information sheets