SYSTEM STUDY FOR TUBE-WAGON FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION

To increase the transport capacity in Japan, a new system known as "tube wagons" has been studied. The capacity of such a system for the proposed quantities of freight and equipment, and terminals and rights of way for such a system have been examined by simulation. A comparison between the tube system and long unit trains has been made.

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    JAPANESE NATIONAL RAILWAYS

    TOKYO,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Nakajama, I
    • Maeda, K
  • Publication Date: 1975-12

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  • Accession Number: 00133573
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Railway Technical Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Quart. Rpt
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 5 1976 12:00AM