Accession Number : ADA018987

Title :   Railroad Car Underbody Washing System Criteria and Definitive Graphics Technical Study Report.

Corporate Author : SANDERS AND THOMAS INC POTTSTOWN PA

Report Date : 16 JUL 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 126

Abstract : The purpose of this study is to define a reliable and economical system for removing oil sludge from the underside of railroad cars. The proposed system must reflect a balance of many factors, including cleaning effectiveness, initial capital investment, operating and maintenance cost, availability of utilities, conservation of resources and acceptability of operating conditions.

Descriptors :   *Railroad cars, *Washers(Cleaners), *Sludge, Oils, Removal, Cleaning, Maintenance equipment, Performance(Engineering), Efficiency, Cost effectiveness, Acceptability, Reliability, Utilization

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE