IMPROVEMENT OF RUNNING SAFETY OF FREIGHT CARS

Freight car derailments resulting from a combination of vehicle and track conditions have been difficult to analyze. A computerized simulation for two-axle and four-axle cars on various track configurations has been useful in explaining derailments. When altered with additional car parameters, the simulation will be even more useful in assuring trouble-free operation.

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    JAPANESE NATIONAL RAILWAYS

    TOKYO,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Ikemori, M
    • Sugiyama, T
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

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  • Accession Number: 00180349
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 12 1978 12:00AM