What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
aluminum American Railway Engineering asphalt average Bessemer bloom Board of Direction bridge carbon cars cement cent Chairman classification yard clearance coal coal-tar coating Commission Committee concrete conveyor cost creosote oil departure yards derails diagram drop test ductility electric elongation Fahrenheit failures flange floor fouling point freight grade hand trucks handling heat hump hump yard hydrated lime inches Interstate Commerce Commission lamination load Manganese material metal Middle mixture mortar obtained Open-Hearth operation paint pine plates Portland cement RAIL-BAR Railway Engineering Association road samples sand screw spikes seams secondary stresses shown side signals specimens steel structures Sub-Committee surface switches TABLE tensile strength tension test piece third rail timber tion Top of Ingot top of rail track track circuits train transverse tests treated treatment trespass trucks truss tunnel waterproofing weight wood zinc chloride
Page 941 - At a General Session of the Interstate Commerce Commission, held at its office In Washington, DC, on the 19th day of May AD 1914.
Page 950 - Upon the completion of the valuation herein provided for the Commission shall thereafter in like manner keep itself informed of all extensions and improvements or other changes in the condition and value of the property of all common carriers...
Page 49 - ... and we concur with the court below in holding that the value of the property is to be determined as of the time when the inquiry is made regarding rates. If the property which legally enters into the consideration of the question of rates has increased in value since it was acquired, the company is entitled to the benefit of such increase.
Page 941 - Issue of 1914, a copy of which is now before this Commission, be and the same Is hereby, approved; that a copy thereof duly authenticated by the Secretary of the Commission be filed in its archives, and a second copy thereof, in like manner authenticated, in the office of the Division of Carriers' Accounts; and that each of said copies so authenticated and filed shall be deemed an original record thereof.
Page 881 - Every such corporation shall cause boards to be placed, well supported by posts or otherwise, and constantly maintained across each public road or street where the same is crossed by the railroad on the same level ; said...
Page 884 - ... go to the informer and the other half to the county; and the corporation shall also be liable for all damages which shall be sustained by any person by reason of such neglect.
Page 49 - The property is held in private ownership and it is that property, and not the original cost of it, of which the owner may not be deprived without due process of law.
Page 379 - The number of passes and speed of train shall be so regulated that on leaving the rolls at the final pass the temperature of the rail will not exceed that which requires a shrinkage allowance at the hot -saws, for a 30-ft.
Page 48 - We hold, however, that the basis of all calculations as to the reasonableness of rates to be charged by a corporation maintaining a highway under legislative sanction must be the fair value of the property being used by it for the convenience of the public.