Unidirectional Disktron Bearings were designed to support a vertical service load of 1350 kips, a horizontal service load of 135 kips, and a service rotation of 0.015 radians. The bearings supplied were also guided and designed to handle up to five inches of longitudinal movement.

Project Team:

Owner: Norfolk Southern Railroad

Consultant: STV Inc.

Bearings: RJ Watson Inc.