The article describes a car testing facility to test full size rail vehicles. A comparison between the capabilities of Japanese, British and French test facilities is included with a detailed facility projected by Battelle Memorial Institute, which would provide simulation of actual track conditions with the addition of curves and coupler forces.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of 1968 Railroad Engineering Conference.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Dresser Transportation Equipment Division

    2 Main Street
    Depew, NY  United States  14043
  • Authors:
    • Voorhees, J E
  • Publication Date: 1968-9-13

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 45-51
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00039918
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 4 1994 12:00AM