THE CASE FOR THE "BATHTUB" CAR

For the past six years CP Rail has been using a specially- designed bathtub gondola for hauling coal shipments. The economics resulting from the lower tare weight of this type of car is discussed with reference to reduced fuel costs, reduced track maintenance, and increased pay loads.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  USA  60606
  • Authors:
    • Tenney, H B
  • Publication Date: 1977-3

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  • Accession Number: 00153055
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1977 12:00AM