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Understanding the Splitting and Bursting Failure of Concrete Crossties

Document Series
Research Results
Federal Railroad Administration
Report Number
RR 18-12
Subject Analysis
Pretensioned concrete crosstie, splitting crack, bursting crack, concrete release strength, prestressing wire, prestressing strand, bond strength, finite element analysis

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Last updated: Wednesday, August 1, 2018