USE OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH TO FACILITATE AND IMPROVE RAILWAY PLANNING

This paper addresses two different railway planning tools that a consultant has developed for Dutch railway companies. Both tools are based on a sophisticated use of operations research techniques and provide living examples of the power of mathematical modeling when applied to railway planning problems.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: p. 231-239
  • Monograph Title: COMPUTERS IN RAILWAYS VII
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00800707
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 1853128260
  • Contract Numbers: BRPR-CT97-D558, DG 12 HINS, KBN No. 9 T12C 045 1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 22 2000 12:00AM