ECONOMICS OF SPECIAL DESIGN CARS FOR AGGREGATES

Some of the obvious advantages of utilizing specially designed cars for aggregates are: the reduction of the capital cost per ton of lading carrying capacity; a more favorable ratio of lading capacity to tare weight; and a saving in track space and reduction of labor cost per ton of lading.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Railway Systems and Management Association

    181 East Lake Shore Drive
    Chicago, IL  USA  60611
  • Authors:
    • Johnson, J A
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. A36-A39
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00050399
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 24 1974 12:00AM