CRITERIA OF CHOICE IN THE ELECTRIFICATION OF SECTIONS OF THE GERMAN FEDERAL RAILWAY

The writer begins by describing the development and present situation of electrification on the DB. He then gives the criteria for deciding on electrification, discusses profitability investigations, analyses cost structures and the effects of electrification of lines on the national economy. He finally discusses the investments required for electrification and the procurement of the indispensable funds.

  • Corporate Authors:

    International Railway Congress Association

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  • Authors:
    • BINNEWIES, H
  • Publication Date: 1979-2

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 193-210
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00190334
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM