Railway Age Weekly 1958 Oct 13 New Controls help trim B&O Motive Power Costs Fre
Railway Age Weekly 1958 Oct 13 New Controls help trim B&O Motive Power Costs
Passenger service: Not dead yet P. 9
AAPTO has its most spirited meeting ever. Among passenger-problem solutions discussed: lower first-class fares, more package trips, new-or remade-cars.
Automation keys railroad growth p.10
RS&PA meeting hears what automation has done for the industry, how to sell new ideas to management and what expanding its machine set-up has meant to a smaller road.
Missiles can ride the rails p.13
The New York Central has come up with a secret, swift and shock-free method for handling delicate missile shipments-and all sensitive instruments and machinery.
Tuggle chides roads on U. S. loans p.14
ICC Commissioner Tuggle sees a first bid breaking the log-jam, says 660 roads are eligible to apply. The New Haven may make the initial move.
Record prefab freighthouse aims at LCL p.17
The Burlington has invested $3 million in its belief that less-carload traffic will continue to be an important part of its business. The money was spent for a new freighthouse near the road's Cicero, Ill., automatic classification yard.
New controls help B&O trim motive power costs p.22
The new cost-control system will be applied also to car and material costs. Here's how the system helped the B&0 motive power and equipment department in its fight to control expenses
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