INTERMODALISM TOPS $1-BILLION

As railroad intermodal revenues top $1 billion annually, the opportunity for solid trains of containers and trailers is opening new approaches to loading, handling and unloading. The new linehaul concepts are striving for faster train makeup, lower tare, lower center of gravity and lower air resistance. The innovations being studied are summarized.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  USA  60606
  • Publication Date: 1978-3

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  • Accession Number: 00173372
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Progressive Railroading
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM