AUTOMATED RAILROAD TRANSPORT CONTROL SYSTEM: TASKS, REQUIREMENTS, OUTLOOK

ASUZHT: ZADACHI, TREBOVANIIA, PERSPEKTIVY

The main task in redesigning the transport control system is the creation, based on computers and automation, of a new concept in which would be realized optimum conditions for development of process control. Over 50 types of tasks can be solved with the aid of the computer: calculation, analysis, normalization, planning and prognosis. Specific instances include improved car turnaround, improvment of locomotive utilization, increase of throughput capacity, and other technical improvements. ASUZHT has a three-step plan, based on the main computer center of the Ministry of Railroads, the network of on-line computer centers and the major terminals with refined data transmission arrangements.

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    • Full translation available for reference. Contact Technology Planning Officer, Office of Research and Development, Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. DOT.
  • Publication Date: 1975

Language

  • Russian

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 2-10
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00130276
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 1 1977 12:00AM