PRODUCTIVITY IS THE ROAD TO PROFITS--AND CN RAIL IS SHOWING THE WAY

Canadian National, with new management concepts and a role as a freight transport agency freed from most government regulation despite being publicly owned, has established new records of productivity and profitability. Freight car utilization is enhanced by a computerized management information system which also controls other facets of operations. Federal legislation has altered CN financial structure, granted ratemaking freedom and provided some subsidy for non-remunerative services.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1978-12-25

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 22
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  • Accession Number: 00188054
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 3 1979 12:00AM