MISSOURI PACIFIC'S COMPUTERIZED FREIGHT CAR SCHEDULING SYSTEM: ORIENTATION MODULE

The Missouri Pacific Railroad has developed and is implementing a computerized system which will enhance freight car scheduling and overall service. This document summarizes the fundamental concept and describes the design and operation of the system for use on other railroads. It is user oriented in that it describes the input the user is required to make and illustrates, by example, the information that the system provides. It does not describe computer program organization or detailed file structures.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB80-217870.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Missouri Pacific Railroad Company

    Missouri Pacific Building, 210 North 13th Street
    St Louis, MO  United States  63103

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Office of Policy and Program Development, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Publication Date: 1980-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 156 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00326036
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA-OPPD-80-2 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FR-65139
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 19 1981 12:00AM