13TH ANNUAL RAILROAD ENGINEERING CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS: "RAILROAD CHALLENGES IN AMERICS'S THIRD CENTURY--IMPROVED RELIABILITY AND SAFETY"

This report constitutes the proceedings of a two-day railroad engineering conference held at Pueblo, Colorado on October 12 and 13, 1976. The conference theme was the reliability and safety aspects of railroad operations. Technical papers were presented during three sessions relating to the following topics: operations/crew, track maintenance, and train and equipment. A visit to the DOT's Transportation Test Center was included in the conference program for the observation of test operations at the newly completed Facility for Accelerated Service Testing (FAST).

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Conference and report sponsored by the FRA/U.S. DOT, Office of Research and Development.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Office of Research and Development, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1977-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 152 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00163785
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA/ORD-77/13 Proceeding
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 29 1978 12:00AM