AN ASSESSMENT OF THE CRASHWORTHINESS OF EXISTING URBAN RAIL VEHICLES. VOLUME II: ANALYSES AND ASSESSMENTS OF VEHICLES, CHAPTERS 8 THROUGH 12 AND APPENDIXES AND REFERENCES

This publication presents information related to the following: Railcar override; Priority areas for the development of cost effective improved car structures; Preliminary design study of impact energy absorbing device; Cost effectiveness of structural improvements; Development of uniform standards.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Paper copy also available in set of 2 reports as PB-249 141-SET, PC$13.00.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Calspan Corporation

    4455 Genesee Street
    Buffalo, NY  United States  14225

    Department of Transportation

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Cassidy, R J
    • ROMEO, D J
  • Publication Date: 1975-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 171 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00094137
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTAMA06-0025-7516V2Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-TSC-681
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 29 1981 12:00AM