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Rail transport research needs.

Transportation Research Board. Committee on the Railroad Research Study.

Rail transport research needs.

by Transportation Research Board. Committee on the Railroad Research Study.

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Published by National Academy of Sciences in Washington .
Written in English


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SeriesTransportation Research Board special report 174
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Open LibraryOL21256114M
ISBN 100309025869

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Federal Railroad Administration.] -- This is a follow-up of a TRB study on rail transport research needs. TRB Special Report Rail Transport Research Needs examines a comprehensive framework for a coordinated national rail transport research effort by industry and government.

The goal is a research program of maximum assistance in improving the performance and viability of the rail industry and the decision-making processes of those involved with rail transport.

Rail transport research needs: final report of the railroad research study conducted by the Transportation Research Board and sponsored by the Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, and the Association of American Railroads.

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Call for Papers for the special issue: Freight Behaviour Research Motivation The increasing globalization of the world economy and culture has led to a situation where modern life has become almost completely dependent on supply chains and freight transportation systems for the conveyance of the final and intermediate goods required by the economy.

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