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Glossary Results for Word "Plate layer"

Plate layer A person who puts the track into position onto the ballastExplain 'Ballast', and performs maintenance on the track thereafter. Maintenance work includes ensuring the keysExplain 'Key' are in the chairsExplain 'Chair', the chairs are firmly bolted to the sleeperExplain 'Sleeper (1)'; that the bolts holding the fish platesExplain 'Fish Plate' in place are firm etc.