Ceylon Railway Heritage
K.A.D. Nandasena, Vinodh Wickremeratne
About the Author(s)
K.A.D. Nandasena AIES, CMILT (UK) joined the Ceylon Government Railway in 1968 and devoted a 42 year carrier in the department, relating to Bridges, culminating in being appointed Bridge Engineer. He retired in 2010 and is a consultant for many projects. During his tenure as Bridge Engineer, he successfully upgraded many old bridges to modern requirements enabling heavier trains to travel at a higher speed. He also constructed several new bridges utilising local resources saving much foreign exchange.
About the Book
This publication covers the different facets of the railway and its associated elements in a single publication, to create awareness of the unique heritage amongst the general readership.