Railway Age 1983 April Coal's cloudy future
Railway Age Magazine April 1983
38 Coal's cloudy future Growth prospects have dimmed in recent months-but there is still growth in
the picture and coal will continue to be the railroads' top earner.
42 A new look at Rule G
FRA. NTSB, rail management, and the unions are all involved in a debate over how to develop more effective solutions to an old, old problem.
Santa Fe shops:
47 Still innovating
Santa Fe may be, as some say, a conservatively managed railroad-but in the Mechanical Department the command continues to be "innovate".
51 Faith, hope-
Cardwell Westinghouse has faith in the railroad renaissance and high hopes for its own future-hopes that are backed up by a heightened R&D effort.
55 Resignaling the Northeast Corridor The awesome proportions of this project are indicated by the fact that 30,000
separate drawings will be needed to document the new system.
60 High-speed derby heats up The stakes are big: an estimated $10-billion market. Among the contenders are
builders in Canada, France, Japan, and Britain as well as the U.S.
65 Light rail in North America Gibbs & Hill, Inc., offers guidelines for cities interested in light rail-and a statis-
tical profile of those that have already taken this route.
All pictures are of the actual item. There may be reflection from the lights in some photos. We try to take photos of any damage. If this is a railroad item, this material is obsolete and no longer in use by the railroad. Please email with questions. Publishers of Train Shed Cyclopedias and Stephans Railroad Directories. Large inventory of railroad books and magazines. Thank you for buying from us.
US Shipments: Ebay will add $1.25 each additional items, there are a few exceptions.
Ebay Global shipping charges are shown. These items are shipped to Kentucky and forwarded to you. Ebay collects the shipping and customs / import fees. Refunds may be issued if you add multiple items to your cart and pay with one payment. For direct postage rates to these countries, send me an email. Shipping varies by weight.
Payment must be received within 7 days. Paypal is accepted.
Terms and conditions
All sales are final. Returns accepted if item is not as described. Contact us first. No warranty is stated or implied. Please e-mail us with any questions before bidding.
Thanks for looking at our items.