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  • What Is Killing the US Coal Industry? SIEPR

    Rail rates per ton-mile dropped precipitously after deregulation, by 50 percent (in real terms) from 1980 to 2000. Although the 1977 changes to the Clean Air Act helped Eastern coal compete with Western coal, the deregulation of railroad shipment of coal resulted in a vastly expanded market for Western coal, at the expense of Eastern coal.

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  • Rail Transportation of Coal to Power Plants Reliability

    Rail Transportation of Coal to Power Plants Reliability Issues. A Congressional Research Service report provides background information and analysis on coal transportation by rail to power plants. The report explores issues associated with the rail delivery of coal since 1990, potential rail capacity limits, the role of coal inventories as

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  • Colorado Unit Coal Trains Coal Car Data Table

    Coal Car Data Table For each coal car owner I've compiled the coal car series, types, sizes, and build data. The cars listed here operate(d) regularly in unit trains within the state of Colorado. I have only compiled information for utility owners, lessors, and coal suppliers.

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  • Extra capacity to Richards Bay at lower cost News

    This means understanding the long-term world demand for coal, and its price; the extent of economically mineable South African reserves; and the role of rail transport in the supply chain. Present capacity. The coal line runs from Blackhill (the furthest mine) to the coal terminal in Richards Bay, a distance of 580 km.

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  • Coal Is Our Business

    We have rail loading capacity in eastern Pennsylvania for Anthracite consumers on the Reading & Northern and Shamokin Valley railroads. Penn Keystone can supply bagged and loose bulk Anthracite and Bituminous coal to retail dealers anywhere in US and Canada.

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  • Hopper Rail Car Dimensions Products & Suppliers

    Product News. Technical progress report, 1 January--31 March 1994 The container is flexible enough to conform to the centersill and hopper bays of rail cars, and durableenough to withstand the rigors of use in the coal and railroadindustries. . The CIC dimensions are 10

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  • Logística Vale

    Duplication of Carajás Railroad Country Brazil Description This project is set to increase transportation and distribution capacity from Carajás mines, Pará state, from 150 to 230 metric tonnes per year (mtpy).

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  • Coal And Oil Trains Would 'Consume Most Of The Existing

    Feb 19, 2014 · "The voluminous and very profitableexport coal traffic and profitable Bakken oil traffic.would consume most of the existing rail capacity,

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  • BNSF Railway sees revenue decrease as coal, consumer

    Nov 07, 2019 · Revenue for BNSF Railway decreased in the third quarter after the railroad dealt with flooding across its system and a marked decrease in coal

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  • Rail company unlocking coal export potential

    According to South African rail, port and pipeline company Transnet, increasing rail capacity in South Africa is critical for unlocking coal export opportunities, both for neighbouring African

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  • COAL snresources

    Coal is brought into the facility by road (truck) or by barge (river). It is one of the only permitted barge unloading facilities. There is also capacity for rail at the facility, but is currently un-used by the facility. The total permit area is 67 surface acres comprised of processing

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  • PRB Coal Train Weight Trainorders Railroad Center

    Western Railroad Discussion > PRB Coal Train Weight. Have had 18,500 with about 130 cars. The averade BNSF 130 car loaded coal train weighs in at 18,591 tons, the average empty BNSF 130 car coal train weighs in at 2776 tons, the difference, 15,800 tons of coal. That comes out at 121.5 tons per car.

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  • China to Boost Coal-Rail Capacity After Delays, Bernstein

    Jan 16, 2013 · China will add 18 percent more coal-transporting rail capacity this year than initially forecast, piling downward pressure on the price of the fuel, according to Sanford C. Bernstein & Co.

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  • RETAC Surface Transportation Board

    RETAC is comprised of 25 voting members, representing a balance of stakeholders with an interest in energy transportation by rail, including large and small railroads, coal producers, electric utilities, the biofuels industry, the petroleum industry, and the private railcar industry.

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  • Australia's Aston, Whitehaven lock in rail capacity for

    Australia's Aston, Whitehaven lock in rail capacity for coal projects. The company expects to secure by the end of 2011 rights to additionalrail capacity for its 85%-owned Maules Creek project, which is due to startproduction in mid-2013, and to ramp up to 10.5 million mt/year in 2015, AstonResources said.

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  • Coal Trains and Rail Congestion Sightline Institute

    Sep 21, 2011 · The problem is, analysts project that route will soon be nearing its capacity too and that assumes only seven million tons of coal shipped in the state in 2015. (Seven million tons is roughly enough for the Centralia power plant, plus a little extra.) In reality, coal companies are hoping to ship 100 million tons or more from Washington ports.

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    Mt Arthur coal BHP

    Estimated Marketable reserves for Mt Arthur Coal are 472 Mt as at 30 June 2003 Rail access to Port of Newcastle via new rail loop Conveyor access to local power station MacGen Relatively constant waste to ROM coal strip ratio of around 4.51 over the life of Mt Arthur North State-of-the-art coal processing facilities (being commissioned)

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  • CN Rail wins part of Teck coal-shipping contract held by

    Dec 04, 2019 · The agreement requires CN to spend $125-million in railway improvements to ensure Teck can export higher volumes of coal and take advantage of the expansion under way at Neptune Terminals' coal

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  • Transnet expands coal line capacity Infrastructure news

    Jul 15, 2016 · The investment has resulted in a significant increase in rail capacity, improved operational efficiencies and faster turnaround times. The project is a key aspect of Transnet's plans to spend R21.8 billion over the next seven years to increase rail capacity on the export coal line to 81 million tons.

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  • Authors Stan Mark KaplanAbout Legislation · Coal · Cost sharing · Risk management

    Coal And Oil Trains Would 'Consume Most Of The Existing

    Feb 19, 2014 · Coal And Oil Trains Would 'Consume Most Of The Existing Rail Capacity' In West, Report Says. Even with the collapse of plans for building 3 of 6 proposed coal export terminals in Oregon and Washington, the amount of coal that could move from the Powder River

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    CURRENT CAPACITY CALCULATION METHODOLOGIES

    CURRENT CAPACITY CALCULATION METHODOLOGIES This is well below the throughput of Louisiana's high-density coal terminals with annual capacity ranging from 8 to 21 million tons. Another problem with MARAD's or a in rail terminal where the cargo is moved directly

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  • Union Pacific Railroad

    Union Pacific operates North America's premier railroad franchise, covering 23 states in the western two-thirds of the United States. Register to access Secure Tools, Applications and Reports to help simplify your business.

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    WHITEHAVEN COAL LIMITED

    investment to increase rail track capacity Current track capacity is 6-7 train paths per day to Narrabri 5,400 tonne trains give capacity of 11-12 Mtpa between Whitehaven and

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  • China railway capacity for coal transport from shortage

    Rail capacity and coal production (Mt) Percentage of coal production transported by rail and coal as percentage of total rail cargo China railway capacity for coal transport from shortage to surplus

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  • Teck, CN Reach Rail Shipping Agreement Coal Age

    "This agreement and the associated infrastructure investment will provide us with rail capacity to match the major upgrades under way now at Neptune Terminals," said Don Lindsay, president and CEO of Teck. "We expect this will lower our total transportation costs and improve overall rail

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  • UPDATE 2-China aims to boost rail freight capacity to

    Jan 31, 2018 · BEIJING, Jan 31 (Reuters) China will add at least 200 million tonnes of rail freight capacity in 2018, including at least 150 million tonnes of thermal coal capacity, a senior government

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  • GATX Rail Cars 2007 Robert B. Laughlin

    Rotary and non-rotary dump capability, steel or aluminum bodied, with up to a 120-ton capacity. The eastern coal car market is served by steel-bodied 3,300-3,800 cubic-foot cars; the western coal car market is served with aluminum-bodied hopper cars of 4,000-4,400 cubic feet. Commodities Coal

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  • Sterling Rail For Sale Locomotives, Rail Cars, Railroad

    All Rail Cars, Locomotives, and Railroad Equipment For Sale. Tare Weight 62700 lbs. Load Limit 200300 lbs. You will love this machine!

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  • Resource Generation signs coal agreement with Transnet

    Nov 21, 2019 · The expanded rail capacity will ensure that coal from LCL's Boikarabelo Coal Mine and other future neighbouring mines is transported to the intended end users. Papi Molotsane, Interim CEO said "this is an important milestone towards achieving financial close for the Project" The key terms of the Transport of Coal Agreement are set out below

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  • Woodmac Questions Rail Capacity Coal Age

    Coal prices, noted Wood Mackenzie, are ultimately dependent on mine and rail capacity. "Even if the railroad problem is fixed, mine capacity may not be able to grow fast enough to meet demand," said Matt Preston, the firm's principal analyst for North American thermal coal markets.

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  • Rail News CN, Teck announce long-term coal shipping

    CN and mining company Teck Resources Ltd. today announced a long-term rail agreement for the shipping of steelmaking coal from Teck's four British of Columbia operations between Kamloops and

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    Goonyella Coal Chain Capacity Review

    operation of the coal chain. Rail Haulage Contracts As long as the desired export volume exceeds the capacity of the port and rail system, some capacity allocation system will have to prevail for at least the next 3 years until the completion of the Jilalan upgrade and the commissioning of

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