PROGRESS IN RAILWAY MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (1978-79) REPORT OF SURVEY COMMITTEE--CARS AND EQUIPMENT

This survey of the Annual ASME report covers some of the major developments in rail freight and passenger equipment made public in the last calendar year. It covers worldwide developments. In the freight area, developments are mainly aimed at the transport of bulk materials. The passenger developments cover improved concepts in commuters, rapid transit and light rail vehicles.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Contributed by the Rail Transportation Division of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers for presentation at the Winter Annual Meeting, New York, New York, December 2-7, 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Three Park Avenue
    New York, NY  USA  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • MANOS, W P
    • AINSWORTH, M
  • Publication Date: 1979-8

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 7 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00303603
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 79-WA/RT-5 Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 11 1980 12:00AM