Railroad Freight Transportation

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D. Appleton, 1922 - 771 páginas
 

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Gravity Yards
48
Yard Planning
49
Yard Accessories
50
Yard Office
53
Interchange Yards
54
Transfer Tracks
55
Subclassification Gridiron or StationOrder Yard
56
Facilities for Trains Taking On or Setting Out Cuts Only
57
Yard Lighting
58
Faulty Yards
60
The Look Ahead
62
SHOPS AND EQUIPMENT
65
PAG 66 Car Repair Shops Tracks and floating Gangs
67
Engine Rating for One Per Cent Grade Speed Eight
70
The Present Status
76
Doublingthe
78
Provision of Cars
84
Engine House
90
Barracks
92
Locomotives
100
Stokers
109
Future Possibilities
111
6 Service Power
112
8 Articulated Locomotives
113
Wreck Train
114
SO Snow Plows
115
Track Inspection Car
116
S2 Dynamometer Car
118
Narrow Gauge Railroad
119
Comparison of Steam and Electrical Working
120
Effect of Winter Weather
122
Braking on Heavy Grades
123
Fuel Consumption
124
PART III
129
Organization
131
General Superintendent
147
hi Superintendent of Personnel
148
Superintendent of Safety
151
9S Police Service
153
OCTION rAOB 101 Master Mechanic
158
Yardmaster
159
Division Operator
160
Chief Dispatcher
161
Train Dispatcher
162
Division Agent
163
Division Accountant
164
Supervision
166
Methods in Administration
169
Intercompany Arrangements and Standard Practices
177
Extracorporate Relations
183
Official Equipment Register
185
Poors Manual of Railroads
188
Commercial and Financial Chronicle
192
Railway Review
195
Engineering NewsRecord
197
Railway and Locomotive Engineering
198
PART IV
203
Relationship of Auditor to Transportation
206
Accounting
210
Audits and Inventories
215
The Grand Audit and Valuation
218
Depreciation
222
Obsolescence and Retirement
226
Revenue Accounting
227
Freight Forwarded Book
229
Settlement Book
230
Cash Book
231
Accounting for Incidental Revenue
233
General Accounts and Miscellaneous Matters
241
OCTION PAG 141 Statistics
245
Terminal Freight Stations
249
Car Loading
250
Train Loading
252
Engine Mileage or Engine Hours
253
Probability
255
PART V
259
Proportions of the Time that Cars are in Use by the Railroads and by the Traders
261
Distribution of the Time of a Freight Car Movement
264
The Stock of Cars in the Country and the Use Made of Them
269
The Demands of the Traffic and the Provisions for Meeting Them
286
Minimum Weights
288
Reconsignment
305
To Order Bills of Lading
308
The Transportation of Explosives and Other Dangerous Articles
312
Collection and Delivery
318
Demurrage
322
Private Cars
334
Facilities Furnished by the Public
338
Plant Facilities
340
Yard Handling
341
Trap or Ferry Cars
347
Car Records
349
Tracing Carload and Less Carload Freight
356
Road Handling
361
BadOrder Cars
367
Sailing Day Plan
374
Loaded and Empty Mileage
378
Car Pools
381
PART VI
419
Newcomen
424
Watt
427
28
429
Trevithick 430
430
Fulton
434
30
436
31
443
The Engine
448
Movement at Terminals
449
Movement on the Road
453
Engine Rating
456
Assistant Engines
469
Pusher Engines
471
Engine Failures
479
Yard Work
481
Road Work
486
Drop and Pickup Freight Trains
489
Preference Freight Trains
490
Detouring
491
Standard Time
493
Uniform Train Signale
498
Standard Code of Train Rules and Telegraph Orders
499
Division Superintendent 155
503
Block System and Interlocking Signals
511
100
518
Economic Waste
522
PART VII
527
General Rules Governing the Determination of Physical Qualifications of Employees Operating Department
528
The Transportation Men
529
The Office Clerical Force
531
Station Agent
533
Telegraph and Block Operators
538
BBCXlOL PACK 209 The Crew of the Train
539
Fireman
540
Engineman
541
Water
544
Coal
545
Steam
547
Lubrication
548
Working the Locomotive
549
Trainmaster
551
Changing Conditions and Practices
554
Requirements and Education
563
65
565
Yard Crew
568
Wages
574
Early Conditions1828 1839 1850 1863
575
Demand of 1888
579
Demand of 1891
580
Demand of 1892
582
Advance of 1906
583
Effect of the Award of May 14 1910
588
Engineers Arbitration Eastern Territory 1912
596
Conductors and Trainmens Arbitration Eastern Ter ritory 1913
597
Engineers Firemens and Hostlers Arbitration West ern Territory 19131915
600
Concerted Movements
604
The Adamson Law
609
Conduct of Negotiations
616
Mediation
617
Wage Differential
618
Stardard of Living
620
Relative Wages
621
The United States Railroad Labor Board
622
Working Conditions
624
sECTION PAGE 252 Arbitrary Restrictions of Service Designed to Make
626
PieceWork
629
Seniority
630
Overtime
632
Classification of Work
633
Restrictive Rules Covering Miscellaneous Matters
634
Railroad Accidents
637
Levels of Human Intelligence
643
The Personnel
651
Employment
653
Continuity of Employment
656
Training and Instruction
660
Discipline
664
Suggestions for Uniform Discipline
667
PART VIII
673
John Edgar Thomson Fund
682
Frank Thomson Scholarships
683
Labor Unions
684
Open Shop
697
Parasitic Labor
709
Strikes
710
The Strike of 1877
711
Strike on the Missouri Pacific Leased Lines 1886
713
Strike on the Philadelphia and Reading Railway 1887 71 4
714
Strike on the New York Central Hudson River Railroad 1890
716
Yard Strike at Buffalo N Y 1892
717
Strike of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Enzineers on the Toledo Ann Arbor North Michigan Railroad 1893
718
Strike on the Lehigh Valley Railroad 1893
719
Strike of the American Railway Union 1894
720
The Grammar of Industry
723
INDEx
737
157
739
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