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Comparative Coal Transportation Costs: An Economic and Engineering Analysis of Truck, Belt, Rail, Barge and Coal Slurry and Penumatic Pipelines; Vol. 2--Unit Trains.
Rieber M; Soo SL
NTIS: PB 274 380 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :116 pages
The costing of coal carrying unit trains is based on a facility and system description of the operation including necessary upgrading. Some development needs are reviewed. Costing analyses include varying tonnages, mileage, bottlenecks, and utilization. Track capacity is also analyzed.
CP; Final Contract Report;
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NTIS: PB 274 380 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries
Univ. of Illinois At Urbana
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