LOGISTICS PLANNING MODEL

This is a multi-time period linear programming computer model which finds the optimal routings for a number of commodities over a given transportation network. The model determines the least-cost combination of movements from source locations to numerous destinations subject to restrictions on supplies, requirements, and transportation equipment and facilities.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Direct requests to Manager, Operational Research Branch, Canadian National. Publications: "A Logistics Planning Model for an Arctic Pipeline", Bushell, G.E. and Kingsbury, T.E., Transportation Research Forum, Proceedings 1972, pp 61-74.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Canadian National Railways

    935 la Gauchetiere Street, West
    Montreal, Quebec H3C 3N4,   Canada 
  • Publication Date: 1973-1

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00131922
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 5 1976 12:00AM