RESEARCH INTO NEW METHODS OF THAWING AND PREVENTING FREEZING OF BULK GOODS ON THE PKP

UNTERSUCHUNG NEUER METHODEN DES AUFTAUENS UND DER VERHINDERUNG DES GEFRIERENS VON SCHUETTGUETERN BEI DEN PKP

The author discusses the results of research work carried out at the Warsaw Railway Research Institute into ways of improving the transport conditions of frozen freight in winter. He deals with methods of protecting coal from frost by means of a non-stick layer of asphalt-latex, polymeric oil and a layer of polyethylene, and iron ore by means of hydrophilous substances. The article also describes the thawing process of freight using a supersonic steam jet and high-frequency current.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Railway Cooperation Organization

    Komitee fuer Eisenbahnverkehr
    Warsaw,   Poland 
  • Authors:
    • Jalocha-Koch, H
  • Publication Date: 1978

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 7-10
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00189038
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM