Efforts to solve freight car design problems have resulted in concentrated research programs. Design considerations must be thought of from a systems point of view - marketing and traffic requirements, design standards, operational characteristics, effect on track, maintenance criteria, and economics. New computer technologies are providing useful tools for the coordination of all these parameters.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  United States  60606
  • Authors:
    • Orr, D G
  • Publication Date: 1976-2

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  • Accession Number: 00138312
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 3 1976 12:00AM