Part 4. RAILROAD EQUIPMENT SHOP
FUNCTION. The railroad equipment maintenance facility is a special shop
structure to house material and equipment for the service and maintenance of
railroad locomotives and locomotive cranes. In areas where it is practicable,
this facility is combined with the Public Works Transportation Operations and
Maintenance Facility described in Section 2, Part 1 of this manual.
LAYOUT. See NAVFAC P-80, Category Code 218-40 for space allowance for
this facility and NAVFAC P-272, Part One for the general layout of a one-bay
DESIGN REQUIREMENTS. Architectural requirements shall be in accordance
with NAVFAC DM-l. Heating and ventilation shall be provided in accordance
with NAVFAC DM-3.3. Plumbing shall be provided in accordance with NAVFAC
DM-3.1. All mechanical systems and equipment shall be designed to limit noise
and vibration in accordance with NAVFAC DM-3.10. The bottom of each railroad
pit shall be sloped to a center drain with all drains connected to an exterior
oil separator. Electrical systems shall be provided in accordance with NAVFAC
DM-4.1, DM-4.2, DM-4.3, and DM-4.4.