OHIO ELECTRIC LINE TESTS NEW TECHNIQUES

Advantages and economy of 60-cycle, h-v electrification of latest technology for railroad electification was completed in southeastern Ohio; primarily new Muskingum Electric Railroad was built for transporting coal from surface mining operation 15 mi to conveyors supplying newly expanded generating station of Ohio Power Co. on Muskingum River; railroad is designed to transport minimum of 3.5 million tons of coal annually; basic cycle involves two 15-car trains traveling over single-track line and transporting average of 18,000 tons of coal daily with six trips of each train.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1968-12

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  • Accession Number: 00043009
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 2 1973 12:00AM