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Title: Corridor guided transport system utilizing permanent magnet levitation

The invention relates to a corridor guided transport system including a guided goods conveyance container utilizing permanent magnet levitation. The transport system of the invention eliminates the need for the wheel and track arrangement presently required by known and utilized conventional train systems and also required by some conventional magnetic levitation transport systems and, as a result, is safer to operate and maintain than either of these known transportation systems.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
85577
Resource Type:
Patent Application
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 1995
Research Org:
Department of the Interior, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
01 COAL, LIGNITE, AND PEAT; MINE CARS; LEVITATION; LEVITATED TRAINS; MINE HAULAGE