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13th Annual Railroad Engineering Conference Proceedings: Railroading Challenges in America's Third Century: Improved Reliability and Safety

Report Number: FRA/ORD-77/13
Corporate Author: Department of Transportation
Date of Publication: 1977-03
Pages: 157
PB Number: PB272948

This report constitutes the proceedings of a two-day railroad engineering conference held at Pueblo, Colorado on October 12 and 13, 1976. The conference theme was the reliability and safety aspects of railroad operations. Seventeen technical papers were presented during three sessions relating to railroad operations, crew track maintenance, train and equipment. A visit to the DOT's Transportation Test Center, was included in the conference program for the observation of text operations at the newly completed Facility for Accelerated Service Testing (FAST).

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