UTILITY-OWNED COAL CARS: A BOOM THAT REBUTS THE SKEPTICS

The growing fleet of privately owned hopper and gondola cars for unit train service has reversed the declining trend in ownership of open-top cars in railroad service. Utilities, coal companies and leasing organizations are all involved and surveys show that the fleet of non-railroad-owned coal cars will continue to expand.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Authors:
    • Welty, G
  • Publication Date: 1977-9-26

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 28-29
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00167509
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Railway Age
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 27 1977 12:00AM