INVESTIGATION OF SORTING AND TRAIN FORMATION SCHEMES FOR A RAILROAD HUMP YARD

Four schemes are investigated for systematically assigning the tracks and sorting various cars and batches to form new outbound trains in a railroad hump yard. The suitability and applicability of each scheme are discussed, and guidelines are recommended for improving the process of sorting and the formations of trains in a railroad hump yard.

  • Corporate Authors:

    International Symposium, Theory Traf Flow & Trans (5th)

    University of California, Berkeley
    Berkeley, CA  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Siddiqee, M W
  • Publication Date: 1971-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 11 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00053836
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Traffic Flow and Transportation
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 3 1974 12:00AM