EXPERIENCE WITH A LONG DISTANCE UNIT COAL TRAIN

This paper is intended to provide an insight into the operation and maintenance experiences encountered during 7 1/2 years of operation of a unit coal train, that makes a 2164-mile round trip over a territory of varied operating and climatic conditions every 96 hr.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Contributed by the Intersociety Committee on Transportation for presentation at the Intersociety Conference on Transportation, Atlanta, Georgia, July 14-18, 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  USA  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Angold, J A
  • Publication Date: 1975-7

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 7 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00130790
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 75-ICT-4
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 7 1976 12:00AM