Driving the cost out of rail: reducing the costs of introducing new technologies

Over the past decade, new Australian Locomotives have been manufactured locally and designed to provide high horsepower and high trailing tonne solutions – mainly focussed on Coal and Iron Ore – at a high cost. With the downturn in the coal sector and the focus on cost per trailing tonne over a range of different commodities and sectors, there has been the introduction of a range of new locomotives designed to meet these needs.

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  • Pagination: 4p. ; PDF
  • Monograph Title: AusRAIL PLUS 2013, driving the costs out of rail, 26-28 November 2013, Canberra, ACT, Australia

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  • Accession Number: 01532247
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Jul 29 2014 12:03PM