A LEAN LITTLE ROAD WITH A PIP OF A PROGRAM

Kansas City Southern Lines, major component of conglomerate KCS Industries, is a 1670-mile line in the mid-South which has achieved a dramatic turnaround in profitability and productivity since 1973. Along with new unit coal train traffic, the Profit Improvement Program of KCS management prevades every facet of the railroad's operation and planning. Track and equipment maintenance, short trains, and data processing are all discussed.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1979-6-25

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 22
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196358
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM