Operations Research Approaches in Asset Management in Freight Rail
Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
This article describes operations research methodologies as they apply to asset management in freight rail. We describe state-of-the-art methods for locomotive, crew, rail-car, line and yard planning and management. We conclude with emerging areas of research in rail.
Place of Publication
Gorman, Michael F. and Harrod, Steven, "Operations Research Approaches in Asset Management in Freight Rail" (2011). MIS/OM/DS Faculty Publications. 10.