MISSOURI PACIFIC'S COMPUTERIZED FREIGHT CAR SCHEDULING SYSTEM: ADVANCED SYSTEMS STUDY

The Missouri Pacific Railroad has developed and is implementing a computerized system which will enhance freight car scheduling and overall service. This document describes the results of an Advanced Systems Study task, the purpose of which was to examine possible further exploitation of the car scheduling system developed under the contract. Reports of six areas examined identify important ways in which car scheduling could possibly be exploited. Missouri Pacific has not yet committed to develop the capabilities as described.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB80-217862.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Missouri Pacific Railroad Company

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

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Office of Policy and Program Development, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1980-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 133 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00326037
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA-OPPD-80-4 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FR-65139
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 19 1981 12:00AM