On track for newsuper car

Kamalick, Joe
July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;7/30/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 5, p31
Trade Publication
The article reports that North American chemical manufacturers, railroads and government officials in Washington and Ottawa are on track to produce a new tank car prototype early in 2008, in a project which will make tankers much safer at a cost of some $2 billion to producers. The U.S. and Canadian governments are drafting new standards for tank car design, but their criteria probably won't be nearly as tough as those being planned and brought to fruition by chemical firms and railroads.


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