4 Functions of Curves For a Railway Track - Civil Engineering

Sunday, 7 October 2018

4 Functions of Curves For a Railway Track

4 Functions of Curves For a Railway Track

Provision of curve along the alignment of a railway track serves the following 4 functions:
Functions of curves for a railway track
1. It provides gradual change in direction.

2. It provides gradual change in gradient.


3. It provides easy turning of trains.


4. It provides comfort to the passengers.

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