C & NW: NEW DIMENSIONS IN MANAGING FREIGHT CAR MAINTENANCE

Chicago and North Western is advancing its computerized maintenance system from just controlling car repair costs to managing them. Having established a basis for unit costing, the system is now being utilized to determine wear patterns for car components, particularly wheels and draft gear, that will make possible preventive maintenance and changes in car design and materials.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1980-3-31

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 44-46
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00311424
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 9 1980 12:00AM