WESTERN COAL TRANSPORTATION--A CHALLENGE

Western coal will be moving by tens of millions of tons south and midwest, and from Wyoming alone 30 to 40 million tons annually are anticipated for export in 1980. Railroad and waterways development, both combined, and construction of coal-slurry pipelines will require a 3 to 5 billion dollars investment to move western coal.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the Mining Conv/Expo, Las Vegas, Nev., Oct. 7-10, 1974.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Mining Congress

    Ring Building, 1200 18th Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20036
  • Authors:
    • Martinka, P D
    • Ross, B A
  • Publication Date: 1974

Media Info

  • Pagination: 14 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00127608
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Preprint
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 16 1975 12:00AM