ENGINEERING DESIGN AND OPERATIONAL STUDY OF COYOTEPEC YARD

Coyotepec Yard, near Mexico city, is being designed to handle 6,000 cars on a peak day. The basic design and the results of computer evaluation studies are presented. Topics addressed include trim-end design; capacity of the yard; humping rate; size of receiving, classification, and departure yards; and number of inspection and yard engine crews.

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: pp 56-62
  • Monograph Title: Innovation in classification yard technology: proceedings of the third railroad classification yard workshop
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00391589
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309036178
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jan 30 1985 12:00AM