APPRAISING THE VIABILITY OF CONRAIL--AN ECONOMIC AND OPERATING OVERVIEW

This study identifies the principal operating, marketing and investment problems to be overcome for ConRail to improve rail service and earnings. A financial planning model is used to project operating and financial results for ConRail under network assumptions and operating plans being tested. The study further describes a detailed approach to planning ConRail operations with a view toward achieving ConRail financial self-sufficiency as set for in Section 301 of the Act.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Developed for use by USRA. Financial statements should be viewed as preliminary and used accordingly.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Strong, Wishart and Associates, Incorporated

    50 California Street
    San Francisco, CA  USA 
  • Publication Date: 1974-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 146 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00095433
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: United States Railway Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USRA/R-004 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: USRA-C-50006
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1975 12:00AM