Railroad departments and functions cannot afford to become too compartmentalized. There is a need for an interchange of ideas among those concerned with the different functions of the railroad which can lead to fruitful technological development. Those areas considered essential to continued progress are improved car utilization through information systems, advanced communications and signal systems. The advantages of these systes are becoming evident as railroads increasingly rely on automatic car identification, computers and car information systems.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1972-10

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 12-17
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00041160
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Railway System Controls
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 2 1973 12:00AM