Comparative Coal Transportation Costs: An Economic and Engineering Analysis of Truck, Belt, Rail, Barge and Coal Slurry and Pneumatic Pipelines; Volume 5--Conveyor Belts.
NTIS: PB 274 383 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :60 pages
Costing of coal transport by conveyor belt, for a range of tonnages and distances, is based on an heuristic model of an optimal system for each case. Cost factors are industry based. The model and format are open to provide user manipulation. A specific case is presented as an example.
CP; Final Contract Report;
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NTIS: PB 274 383 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries
Univ. of Illinois At Urbana