NATIONAL-ECONOMIC EFFECTIVENESS OF RAILROAD ELECTRIFICATION AND THE USE OF DIESEL TRACTION

NARODNOKHOZYAISTVENNAYA EFFEKTIVNOST' ELEKTRIFIKATSII ZHELEZNYKH DOROG I PRIMENENIYA TEPLOVOZNOI TYAGI

This book examines the national economic benefits to be derived from railroad electrification and diesel traction. It presents a method for calculating the foreseeable benefits arising from use of modern economic and mathematical tools. It features a comprehensive national economic approach to the electrification of railroads and the allocation of diesel traction in conjunction with other projects in railroad development, technical progress in all modes of transportation, and the introduction of innovations in science and technology. The book is intended for planning, economic, and engineering-technical personnel working the field of railroad transportation.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Abstract only translated in English. Book available for reference purposes at the Office of R&D, FRA. Contact Technology Planning Officer.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Transport Publishing House

    Basmannyi Tupik 6A
    Moscow B-174,   USSR 
  • Authors:
    • Dmitrier, V A
  • Publication Date: 1976

Language

  • Russian

Media Info

  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 262 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00190368
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM