AN IMPORTANT STEP IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF RAIL TRANSPORT

VAZHNYI ETAP RAZVITIIA ZHELEZNODOROZHNOGO TRANSPORTA

Growth of freight traffic is foreseen to be about 22%, of the passenger traffic, 14-15%. With the aim of rationalization of transport, important work has been carried out on the development of optimal plans for standard freight flows. The realization of the worked out measures allowed a reduction in the volume of redundant transportation during the ninth five-year plan of approximately 125 billion km./tons; and a fall in the transport expenditures for branches of the national economy by approximately 500 million rubles.

  • Availability:
  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Full translation available for reference. Contact Technology Planning Officer, Office of Research and Development, Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. DOT.
  • Authors:
    • Gundobin, N A
  • Publication Date: 1976

Language

  • Russian

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 6-16
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00130277
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 1 1977 12:00AM