AMERICA'S FREIGHT SYSTEM IN THE 80'S AND 90'S---BUT HOW TO GET THERE: PROCEEDINGS OF CONFERENCE HELD AT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS CENTER, CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS ON DECEMBER 1-2, 1976

The Conference focused on future technology needs, opportunities, and priorities in the context of major long-range economic and social concerns. Through discussion and debate, the conference objectives were to stress long-range technological needs in intercity freight, high profitability, high-payoff areas, the need for more technological research and application, and ways of overcoming economic and institutional barriers to technological development. The speeches, remarks, and papers of the conference participants are included.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared by Harbridge House, Inc., Boston, Mass.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02142

    Harbridge House, Incorporated

    Boston, MA  USA 

    Department of Transportation

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Federal Railroad Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Coulombre, R E
  • Publication Date: 1977-6

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  • Pagination: 197 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00167060
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-OST-77-40
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 29 2003 12:00AM