The Freight Service Measurement System (FSM) of the Chessie System permits tighter controls on operations as a result of advanced planning, now done primarily on a departmental level. Features of the system include: identification of failures for each car not moving correctly; improved scheduling; generation of reports by class of traffic overhead, off-line destination, number of cars by route, customer.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Cahners Publishing Company, Incorporated

    Watson Publications, 5 South Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL  United States  60603
  • Authors:
    • Roberts, R
  • Publication Date: 1977-2

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 74-75
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00149996
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1977 12:00AM