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Rail and motor carriers

Ping-nan Wang

Rail and motor carriers

competition and regulation

by Ping-nan Wang

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Transportation -- United States.,
    • Railroads -- United States.,
    • Transportation, Automotive -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Ping Nan Wang.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE1049 .W3 1933
      The Physical Object
      Pagination230 p.
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6307580M
      LC Control Number34020068
      OCLC/WorldCa1615668

      The PUC regulates Motor Carriers that transport property, passengers or household goods as well as brokers of passenger transportation between points in Pennsylvania for compensation. Property carriers (e.g., trucking companies) and charter bus carriers (seating capacity of more than 15) are regulated for safety and insurance requirements only.   There are several means of transport including air, sea, rail, and motor transport. Motor transportation has the best accessibility compared to all other transportation modes. With the extensive road networks spread all over, motor transportation is able . -less expensive than air and motor carriers and can compete fairly well on long hauls.-disadvantage compared with motor carriers with respect to shipment damage, equipment availability, and service frequency.-real time location systems (RTLS) use active wifi to allow tracking of rail cars. Onboard the Auto Train, you'll enjoy a stress-free journey by rail, skipping the traffic congestion on I Put your feet up. Read a book or enjoy free WiFi. Take in the scenery. While you and your family travel in comfort, your vehicle rides along in an enclosed auto carrier. Our auto carriers can even accommodate your SUV, van or motorcycle.


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