DESIGN OF LOADS FOR RAIL SHIPMENT

In providing protection against shock and vibration in the vertical direction, the shipper may be guided by his experience in material storage. This publication provides a guide on how this knowledge should be applied. Topics include: protection from lateral shock and vibration, longitudinal restraint required for various types of cars, a description of commodity categories and strength of tie-down materials.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Railroad Environment: A Guide for Shippers and Railroad Personnel.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Penn Central Transportation Company

    Transportation Center, 6 Penn Center Plaza
    Philadelphia, PA  USA  19104

    Penn Central Transportation Company

    Transportation Center, 6 Penn Center Plaza
    Philadelphia, PA  USA  19104
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Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 1-8
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00033343
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 7 1973 12:00AM