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NDE Methods for Corrosion Monitoring in Railroad Tank Cars
Keywords: Tank cars, corrosion, pitting, fatigue, master gauge, MG, nondestructive evaluation, NDE, ultrasonic testing, UT, Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing, PAUT, Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducers, EMAT, Backscatter X-ray imaging, 3D laser scanning metrology
Side Impact Test and Analyses of a DOT-113 Surrogate Tank Car with Cryogenic Lading
Keywords: Impact test, surrogate DOT-113 tank car, tank car performance, transportation safety, tank car, hazardous materials, rolling stock, test
Finite Element Analyses of Side Impacts to DOT-113 Surrogate Tank Cars with Water and Liquid Nitrogen
Keywords: Impact test, DOT-113 tank car, tank car performance, transportation safety, liquefied natural gas, LNG, liquid nitrogen, LN2, finite element analysis, FEA, hazardous materials, rolling stock, cryogenic
Review of Tank Car Side Impact Test Research and Analyses of 2007-2019
Keywords: Tank car, impact test, impact, finite element analysis, FEA, testing, hazardous materials, rolling stock
Side Impact Test of a DOT-113 Surrogate Tank Car with Water
Keywords: Impact test, prototype DOT-113 tank car, tank car performance, transportation safety, hazardous materials, surrogate