Accession Number : AD0695735

Title :   CONTAINER TRAINS,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Yarnov,V. K.

Report Date : 24 SEP 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The advantage gained from container trains is discussed. Organizing special trains with containers will not only speed up delivery of freight and provide a better rhythm in the work of stations but will also simplify the work of industrial enterprises and organizations. The economic effect from forming container trains has increased greatly. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CARGO, RAILROADS), ECONOMICS, OPTIMIZATION, TIME, SCHEDULING, CARGO VEHICLES, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, USSR

Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging
      Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE