Corpus ID: 107101506

TOFC-COFC: A TIME FOR PROBLEM-SOLVING

@inproceedings{Welty1968TOFCCOFCAT,
  title={TOFC-COFC: A TIME FOR PROBLEM-SOLVING},
  author={G. Welty},
  year={1968}
}
RAILROAD PIGGYBACK SERVICE USING TRAILER ON FLAT- CAR/CONTAINER ON FLATCAR (TOFC/COFC) IS REVIEWED. PIGGYBACK TRANSPORTATION IN 1967 SHOWED CONSIDERABLE INCREASE AS WELL AS IMPROVED SERVICE. NEEDS OF SHIPPERS AND TOFC/COFC EQUIPMENT DESIGN ARE REVIEWED. TERMINAL RELOCATION IN REGARD TO THE REAL ESTATE PROBLEM IS ANALYZED. EMPHASIS BETWEEN OPERATIONAL ASPECTS AND TRAFFIC CONSIDERATIONS INDICATE THE NECESSITY OF RELOCATION. SMALL SHIPMENT POTENTIAL AND RAILROAD DESIGN MODELS ARE DISCUSSED IN… Expand