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    • Influence of wagon structure on the vertical response of freight. 

      Loubser, Richard Clive. (2002)
      Historically, wagons have been designed according to the American Association of Railroads specifications. These require that wagons be designed to withstand a static load between the couplers of 350 tons. This implies ...
    • Non-stationary responses on hoisting cables with slowly varying length. 

      Kaczmarczyk, Stefan. (1999)
      Cables in hoisting installations, due to their flexibility, are susceptible to vibrations. A common arrangement in industrial hoisting systems comprises a driving winder drum, a steel wire cable, a sheave mounted in headgear, ...
    • Virtual prototyping of an articulated dump truck. 

      Govender, Deena. (2003)
      In the modem automotive industry product times to market are being increasingly compressed. In the earthmoving and construction machine industry this is also true with the manufacturer having to respond to new customer ...