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Railway linehaul energy intensity

Railway linehaul energy intensity

intermodal train resistance testing

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Published by Canadian Institute of Guided Ground Transport, Queen"s University at Kingston in Kingston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroad trains -- Dynamics,
  • Piggyback transportation,
  • Railroad trains -- Loads

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIntermodal train resistance testing
    StatementG. W. English ... [et al.].
    SeriesTransport Canada report -- no. TP 8225E, CIGGT report
    ContributionsEnglish, G. W., Canadian Institute of Guided Ground Transport.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF552 R25 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[126] p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18641663M

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