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Update on Ongoing Tank Car Crashworthiness Research: Predicted Performance and Fabrication Approach

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Other Reports
Michael Carolan, Brandon Talamini and David Tyrell
Report Number
Subject Hazardous Materials
tank car, crashworthiness
jrc2008_63052.pdf (1.22 MB)

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Last updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2008