WATER TRANSPORTATION REQUIREMENTS FOR COAL MOVEMENT IN THE 1980'S
This report develops and presents barge industry estimates of additional equipment and facilities required to handle a projected doubling of coal traffic. It also describes present coal flows, associated operational policies and practices, and the interfaces with connecting or continuing modes of transportation.
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- Desai, S A
- Publication Date: 1976-12
- Pagination: 73 p.
- TRT Terms: Barges; Bulk cargo; Bulk cargo handling; Coal; Coal industry; Coal terminals; Exports; Forecasting; Freight traffic; Freight transportation; Inland waterways; Inland waterways traffic; Lakes; Petroleum; Rail marine interface; Transportation; Water traffic; Water transportation
- Old TRIS Terms: Barge traffic; Bulk coal; Cargo movement; Cargo transportation; Energy transport; Waterway transportation
- Subject Areas: Geotechnology; Transportation (General);
- Accession Number: 00151223
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-OST-76-33 Final Rpt.
- Contract Numbers: DOT-TSC-1000
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Apr 13 1977 12:00AM