Civil Engineering ⇒ Topic : Permanent way and its Components
2. Sleepers : The support which keeps the
rails apart at required distance, supports the rail
and distribute the load to the ballast are called as
sleepers. Sleepers are of different materials such
as wood, steel, cast iron, R .C.0 . and prestressed
5. Subgrade and embankment : Subgrade is the normally occurring ground which when prepared to receive the blast and track is called formation.
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