SOLVING THE PROBLEM OF BULK FREIGHT MOVEMENTS

"We are regularly working trains of 6,000 tonnes on 1.5 percent gradients. Trains of 12,000 tonnes have already been tested successfully on the coal line to Richards Bay" the General Manager of South African Railways stated in an interview. The SAR, in implementing its modernisation and expansion program, ranks as one of the world's most progressive Railway organisations.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1978-8

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  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 6 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00185351
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 3 1979 12:00AM