DEVELOPMENTS IN THE TRANSPORT OF MINERAL OIL PRODUCTS IN TANK-WAGONS

ENTWICKLUNG AUF DEM GEBIET DES TRANSPORTES VON MINERALOEL-PRODUKTEN IN EISENBAHN-KESSELWAGEN

The author discusses in turn the development of tank-wagons from 2 to 4 bogie axles, progress made in loading and unloading techniques, the introduction of trainloads, the safety of this type of rolling stock. He also comments on recent regulations introduced in the RID (International Regulations concerning the Carriage of Dangerous Goods) with special reference to compressed, liquid or pressurised gases.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Hestra Verlag

    Holzhofallee 33, Postfach 4244
    6100 Darmstadt 1,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Janssen, R J
  • Publication Date: 1979-1

Language

  • German

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196405
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM