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Deformation of Coal Fouled Ballast Stabilized with Geogrid ...

TY - CHAP. T1 - Comparison of coal dust fouled railroad ballast behavior - Granite vs. limestone. AU - Dombrow,W. AU - Huang,H. AU - Tutumluer,E.

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Discrete Element Modeling for fouled railroad ballast ... DEM model parameters for clean and coal dust fouled ballast were ... Railroad ballast, Fouling, Coal dust, ...

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Fouling refers to the condition of railroad ballast when voids in this unbound aggregate layer are filled with finer materials. As a fouling agent, coal dust coming ...

"Fugitive Coal Dust" by Tovah R. Trimming

Here is a wonderfully informative paper on the subject. It has great photographs of fouled ballast among other things. Apparently, coal dust is a particularly bad ...

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limited to coal dust, fine-grained subgrade soils, and sand can also con- ... Railroad ballast is uniformly graded coarse aggregate placed between

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Fouling refers to the condition of railroad ballast when voids in this unbound aggregate layer are filled with relatively finer materials or fouling agents commonly ...

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Ballasted tracks are the most common tracks used in the railroad industry and are designed to provide a stable, ... (crushed ballast fines, clay and coal dust) ...

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Track ballast forms the trackbed upon which railroad ties (sleepers) are laid. It is packed between, below, and around the ties. It is used to bear the load from the ...

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Coal Trains Mean Coal Dust---Period. ... Could rail ballast contamination from coal trains be the cause? Coal dust is slippery stuff. From the photos, ...

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Highlights In this research, an Image Aided DEM ballast model is calibrated and validated to properly simulate the coal dust fouled ballast behavior. This approach ...

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Key Facts. Areas of Concern. West ... Coal dust is a proven nuisance for rail lines; ... as the dust can damage the ballast and, the railway claims, ...

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