"DATA-MANAGED" MAINTENANCE FOR A $100 MILLION DIESEL FLEET

Illinois Central Gulf has developed a computer program, called Motive Power Accounting and Characteristics System (MACS), that contains all the vital maintenance statistics for the company's 1100 unit diesel fleet. The program has increased a locomotive's availability record, cut down on paperwork and permitted a quality control check on the diesels.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  USA  60606
  • Publication Date: 1974-5

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  • Accession Number: 00057496
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 11 1974 12:00AM