PROGRESS IN RAILWAY MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (1977-78 REPORT OF SURVEY COMMITTEE) CARS AND EQUIPMENT

This survey of the annual ASME report covers some of the major developments in rail freight and passenger equipment made public in the last calendar year. It covers developments worldwide. In the freight area, the main developments are for bulk transport as well as intermodal concepts. The passenger developments are mainly in the rapid transit and commuter areas with some new developments in sleepers.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Contributed by the Rail Transportation Division of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers for presentation at the Winter Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 10-15, 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • MANOS, W P
  • Publication Date: 1978-7-20

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 9 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188633
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 78-WA/RT-14 Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM