This Seminar, held in Chicago in November 1976, indicates what the research of the Freight Car Utilization Research Demonstration Program had produced to that time. The Subjects: Preliminary Lessons of Freight Car Utilization Research; Improving Utilization: Buffer Storage, Freight Car Scheduling from an Operating Man's View, Improving Car Control; Strategy for Utilization Improvement; Fleet Sizing; Utilization Performance Evaluation; Car Movement and Distribution.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Association of American Railroads

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    Federal Railroad Administration

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  • Publication Date: 1976-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 180 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00148597
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Association of American Railroads
  • Report/Paper Numbers: AAR-R-253 Proceeding, FRA/OPPD-77/4
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 15 1977 12:00AM