BN GETS ELECTRIFICATION STUDY RESULTS: GE SEES BEGINNING OF NEW RAIL ERA

A year long study on electrification by the Burlington Northern Railroad was turned over to management in May. The study covered a 1200 mile area stretching from Billings, Montana to Lincoln, Nebraska. Although the installation costs may be as high as $100,000 per mile, considerable savings are expected in operating costs.

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    Cahners Publishing Company, Incorporated

    5 South Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL  USA  60603
  • Publication Date: 1974-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 21
  • Serial:
    • Modern Railroads
    • Volume: 29
    • Issue Number: 6
    • Publisher: K-III Press, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0736-2064

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00057483
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 11 1974 12:00AM