This computer program can analyze nearly all types of car movements: Local, received, forwarded, overhead, empty, loaded, pool and non-pool by car type. It can evaluate the effect of various programs to improve utilization. It can also address variances in mileage and per diem costs as a result of changed cycle times. This program is used to develop inputs for the Freight Car Forecasting Model program. It is written in APL.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Direct requests to Director, Planning Support Group, Consolidated Rail Corporation.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Consolidated Rail Corporation

    1434 Six Penn Center Plaza
    Philadelphia, PA  United States  19104
  • Publication Date: 1978-4-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: n.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00174198
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Consolidated Rail Corporation
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 18 1978 12:00AM