IMPROVED RAILROAD OPERATIONS USING A RAILROAD AUTOMATED IDENTIFICATION AND LOCATION SYSTEM. VOLUME 2: DMP TECHNICAL DOCUMENTATION

This volume documents the dynamic movement predictor (DMP), a railroad simulation model designed to interface with the Grand Trunk's Railroad Automated Identification and Location System (RAILS). A set of procedures detailing how to use the model is presented, validation of the model is discussed, and the construction of the model is documented. (Portions of this document are not fully legible)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Grand Trunk Western Railroad Co., Detroit, Mich. See also Volume 1, PB-275 591.
  • Corporate Authors:

    SRI International

    333 Ravenswood Avenue
    Menlo Park, CA  USA  94025-3493

    Grand Trunk Western Railroad Company

    131 West Lafayette Boulevard
    Detroit, MI  USA  48226

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Office of Policy and Program Development, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Tashker, M G
    • Elliott, C V
    • Hathorne, M R
  • Publication Date: 1977-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 140 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00169302
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA/OPPD-77/19 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FR-45020
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 7 1978 12:00AM