2018 Andrew Talos
Railway Engineering Student Thesis Award 2018
THE WINNER OF THE 2018 RAILWAY ENGINEERING STUDENT THESIS AWARD IS MR. ANDREW TALOS
2018 Railway Engineering Student Thesis Award
Mr. Andrew Talos
Thesis: Experimental Investigation on composite steel and precast reinforced concrete transoms for the Sydney Harbour Bridge under impact loading
Place of Study: Western Sydney University
Andrew Talos’ thesis included an extensive literature review and reported on detailed experimentation on failure modes under derailment loading scenarios and found that composite steel and precast concrete transoms are a viable replacement for the current timber transoms.