South Australia & NT Chapter

Alice Springs to Darwin Railway – The Engineering & Construction Issues

Tony Dawson

This presentation included track design, earthworks, hydrology, hydraulic design of culverts, structural design of culverts, minor and major bridges. Note that ease and efficiency of construction and logistics were a strong driver of the design approach.

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