TRANSPORT OF SOLID COMMODITIES VIA FREIGHT PIPELINE: VOLUME I. COST COMPARISON AMONG VARIOUS MODES OF FREIGHT TRANSPORT

The goal of this research was to evaluate the potential and limitations of freight pipeline as a viable mode of cargo transport over long distances. The purpose of this second year effort was to apply the methodology of analysis developed in the first year of study to a specific transport corridor (Philadelphia-Chicago).

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also RRIS 11 191664; Bulletin 7902. Also available in set of 4 reports PC E10, PB-292657-SET.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

    Department of Civil and Urban Engineering
    Philadelphia, PA  USA  19104

    Research and Special Programs Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Zandi, I
    • WARNER, J A
  • Publication Date: 1978-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 98 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00191665
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT/RSPA/DPB-50/7833Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-50119
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1979 12:00AM