TRAIN HANDLING AND OVERTURNED RAIL

The Canadian Pacific Railway recently used the EMD's dynamometer car to explore the problem of harmonic roll and over-turned rail. The problem is particularly bad in the Rockies. The tests indicated several methods by which train handling procedures could be improved to reduce the chance of a derailment.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  United States  60606
  • Publication Date: 1974-8

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  • Accession Number: 00080772
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1976 12:00AM