Accession Number : ADA120262


Title :   Burlington Northern Taconite Transshipment Facility, Duluth-Superior Harbor, Superior Wisconsin. Environmental Assessment Report.


Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS ST PAUL MN ST PAUL DISTRICT


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a120262.pdf


Report Date : Mar 1975


Pagination or Media Count : 126


Abstract : Burlington Northern, Inc., proposes expansion of its existing taconite unloading and transshipment facilities in the Allouez district of Superior, Wisconsin. Included in the expansion are complete inclosure of both existing and proposed conveyors through residential Allouez; inclosures of all conveyor transfer stations; building a new 100-acre stockpiling area, a new loop unloading track, a new car-unloading facility, an additional conveyor system, a shiploading facility on an existing dock; and modification of equipment for pollution abatement. (Author)


Descriptors :   *SHIPPING , LOADING(HANDLING) , RAIL TRANSPORTATION , FACILITIES , IRON , ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT , MARINE TRANSPORTATION , ORES(METAL SOURCES) , URBAN AREAS , WISCONSIN , TERMINALS , LAKE SUPERIOR


Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE