Modern Railroads 1966 December RRing  In the Orient GN PRR C&O B&O Milw

Modern Railroads 1966 December RRing In the Orient GN PRR C&O B&O Milw

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Modern Railroads 1966 December RRing In the Orient GN PRR C&O B&O Milw
Modern Railroads 1966 December GN PRR C&O B&O Milw 138 pages.  Lots of ads.  
Railroad Operating Statistics of Class I Railroads for the Third Quarter and the First Nine Months 1966 121
Editorial Comment: Improvement Programs Must Keep Moving
Railroaders Are Great People-the World Over!  63
Publisher's Notebook: Two Ways to View Management 138
Inside Track: Shippers Like the Centralized Computer Idea  59
Report from Washington: Rails to Reopen 7 Percent Tax Credit
Issue     32
Observation Car: The Girl from PRR     55
Orient Railroads Busy, Productive by Tom Shedd   66
Modern Railroads tour group finds railroads in four countries serving growing economies under conditions much different from those in the U.S.
Great Northern Opens Taconite Era by Nancy Ford 74
New marketing package-unit train, improved pricing, new ore storage facility-insures future of pellet hauls
Boxcar-Size Cold Room to Improve Car Design 83
New cold room at Landreth Industries will provide data as well as standards of acceptance on design and functioning of insulation components and systems
Laboratory Cars Roll on High-Speed Test Track  86
Pennsy forces also propose additional track for New York-Washington high-speed trains
C&O-B&O Plan Concrete Tie Tests by Tom Shedd 90
Engineering-economic study indicates concrete ties may be preferred for heavy traffic lines; growing shortage of wood ties spurs exhaustive evaluation
Research Services: The Long Future, and Guidelines for Today 97 New C&O-B&O department has five major areas of activity; researches practical and "far out" ideas
Engineering Forum Sparks Ideas 103
"How to" talks on improving car utilization and performance
Single-Axle Weighing Cuts Costs by Edward T. Myers109
Reading weighs eight cars a minute on single-axle coupled, weighing-in-motion scale . . . reduces weighing time, switching moves . . cuts per diem
Milwaukee End-Nails Split Ties 114
Milwaukee Road uses new techniques to close existing tie end splits . . . to prevent future splits
New Hydraulic Device an Aid to Rock and Roll 118

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