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Articles that explain how to automate rail shipment tracking, railroad demurrage management, and fleet management activities using Railcar Management System (RMS). Updates regarding RMS.

Railcar Tracking Co. & Railcar Management System (RMS) Celebrate 20 Years

MIDVALE, UTAH, February 17, 2017 — 20 years ago, Railcar Tracking Company (originally named Key Systems) opened for business and began work on the first version of a rail shipment tracking and fleet management software system that would be named Railcar Management System (RMS). The first features were tailored around …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on February 23, 2017

Railcar Tracking Co. & Railcar Management System (RMS) Celebrate 20 Years

MIDVALE, UTAH, February 17, 2017 — 20 years ago, Railcar Tracking Company (originally named Key Systems) opened for business and began work on the first version of a rail shipment tracking and fleet management software system that would be named Railcar Management System (RMS). The first features were tailored around …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on February 23, 2017

Railcar Management System (RMS) 6.13 Release Provides Faster Tracing & Easier Report Building

MIDVALE, UT, Feb. 10, 2017 — With the release of Railcar Management System (RMS) 6.13, Railcar Tracking Company continues to respond to customer needs. RMS is our main focus, raising it to a best of breed application for those companies whose needs include a flexible and easy to use web-based …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on February 10, 2017

Railcar Management System (RMS) 6.13 Release Provides Faster Tracing & Easier Report Building

MIDVALE, UT, Feb. 10, 2017 — With the release of Railcar Management System (RMS) 6.13, Railcar Tracking Company continues to respond to customer needs. RMS is our main focus, raising it to a best of breed application for those companies whose needs include a flexible and easy to use web-based …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on February 10, 2017

Railcar Management System (RMS) 6.10.50 Release Enhances Track & Trace Process

With the release of Railcar Management System (RMS) 6.10.50, Railcar Tracking Company continues to respond to customer needs. RMS continues to be our main focus, raising it to a best of breed application for those companies whose needs include a flexible and easy to use web-based system that includes visibility …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on July 8, 2016

Railcar Management System (RMS) 6.10.50 Release Enhances Track & Trace Process

With the release of Railcar Management System (RMS) 6.10.50, Railcar Tracking Company continues to respond to customer needs. RMS continues to be our main focus, raising it to a best of breed application for those companies whose needs include a flexible and easy to use web-based system that includes visibility …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on July 8, 2016

How To Use AAR Car Type Codes in Railcar Management System (RMS)

This brief article explains how AAR Car Type Codes can be used in Railcar Management System (RMS). Step 1. Update one or more railcar records with the appropriate AAR Car Type Code.   Step 2. Clone a Daily Report such as Last Sighting by Destination then add the AARType field to …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on October 21, 2015

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steelroads

How To Use AAR Car Type Codes in Railcar Management System (RMS)

This brief article explains how AAR Car Type Codes can be used in Railcar Management System (RMS). Step 1. Update one or more railcar records with the appropriate AAR Car Type Code.   Step 2. Clone a Daily Report such as Last Sighting by Destination then add the AARType field to …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on October 21, 2015

Railcar Management System (RMS) Version 6 Released

St. Louis, Missouri (11/1/2013)  Railcar Tracking Company announces the release of Railcar Management System (RMS) Version 6. RMS Version 6 is web-based and offers configurable user access making it attractive to small / midsize rail shippers as well as for large enterprise use. New features and enhancements make V.6 easy to use.  Here’s …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on November 1, 2013

Railcar Management System (RMS) Version 6 Released

St. Louis, Missouri (11/1/2013)  Railcar Tracking Company announces the release of Railcar Management System (RMS) Version 6. RMS Version 6 is web-based and offers configurable user access making it attractive to small / midsize rail shippers as well as for large enterprise use. New features and enhancements make V.6 easy to use.  Here’s …

Post by Jim Dalrymple on November 1, 2013

Railcar Management System (RMS) Version 5.0

St. Louis, Missouri  –  The new version offers a Demurrage Tracking feature designed to closely estimate charges incurred during the loading and unloading of railcars. More specifically, the holding of railroad-owned railcars during loading and unloading and the time that private railcars are sitting on railroad tracks waiting to be placed …

Post by admin on February 2, 2009

Railcar Management System (RMS) Version 5.0

St. Louis, Missouri  –  The new version offers a Demurrage Tracking feature designed to closely estimate charges incurred during the loading and unloading of railcars. More specifically, the holding of railroad-owned railcars during loading and unloading and the time that private railcars are sitting on railroad tracks waiting to be placed …

Post by admin on February 2, 2009

The Railcar Management System (RMS) Report Framework™

St. Louis, Missouri  –  The RMS Report Framework empowers companies to provide answers to their company-specific business questions in a cost-effective and timely manner. The goal of the RMS Report Framework is to more fully utilize the existing skills of both the technical and the business person while freeing them both …

Post by admin on July 17, 2008

The Railcar Management System (RMS) Report Framework™

St. Louis, Missouri  –  The RMS Report Framework empowers companies to provide answers to their company-specific business questions in a cost-effective and timely manner. The goal of the RMS Report Framework is to more fully utilize the existing skills of both the technical and the business person while freeing them both …

Post by admin on July 17, 2008

Railcar Tracking Company L.L.C. (RTC) Announces Railcar Management System (RMS) ™ Version 4.0

Snoqualmie, Washington  –  September 30, 2005 is the target release date for Railcar Management System (RMS) ™ Version 4.0. The new version offers key features for larger shippers while maintaining its accessibility and cost-effectiveness for small to midsize shippers. Some of the key features are: Easily assign or reassign to pools, …

Post by admin on August 29, 2005

Railcar Tracking Company L.L.C. (RTC) Announces Railcar Management System (RMS) ™ Version 4.0

Snoqualmie, Washington  –  September 30, 2005 is the target release date for Railcar Management System (RMS) ™ Version 4.0. The new version offers key features for larger shippers while maintaining its accessibility and cost-effectiveness for small to midsize shippers. Some of the key features are: Easily assign or reassign to pools, …

Post by admin on August 29, 2005

More Accurate ETA’s For Rail Shipments

Snoqualmie, Washington  –  In response to rail shipper demand for more accurate estimated time of arrivals (ETA), Railcar Tracking Co. LLC (RTC) recently added a new feature to their rail shipment tracking and fleet management software, Railcar Management System (RMS): Enhanced ETA. Many ETAs provided by the rail industry are …

Post by admin on November 15, 2004

More Accurate ETA’s For Rail Shipments

Snoqualmie, Washington  –  In response to rail shipper demand for more accurate estimated time of arrivals (ETA), Railcar Tracking Co. LLC (RTC) recently added a new feature to their rail shipment tracking and fleet management software, Railcar Management System (RMS): Enhanced ETA. Many ETAs provided by the rail industry are …

Post by admin on November 15, 2004

Eliminate Bill Of Lading Double Data Entry

Tired of having to re-key bill of lading / waybill information from hard to read faxes? Railcar Management System (RMS), a cost-effective rail Transportation Management System (RTMS), can now link with the Class 1 Railroads directly via the Internet to import electronic copies of the bill of ladings that you, your …

Post by admin on July 5, 2002

Eliminate Bill Of Lading Double Data Entry

Tired of having to re-key bill of lading / waybill information from hard to read faxes? Railcar Management System (RMS), a cost-effective rail Transportation Management System (RTMS), can now link with the Class 1 Railroads directly via the Internet to import electronic copies of the bill of ladings that you, your …

Post by admin on July 5, 2002

The Release of Railcar Management System (RMS) 3.0

RTC continues its leadership role in rail based Supply Chain Management by expanding the power of rail shippers to more efficiently manage rail shipments and fleets with the release of RMS 3.0. Along with existing innovative functions like customizable reports, consolidated billing, RMS 3.0 allows the user to take greater …

Post by admin on August 13, 2001

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rail-yard

The Release of Railcar Management System (RMS) 3.0

RTC continues its leadership role in rail based Supply Chain Management by expanding the power of rail shippers to more efficiently manage rail shipments and fleets with the release of RMS 3.0. Along with existing innovative functions like customizable reports, consolidated billing, RMS 3.0 allows the user to take greater …

Post by admin on August 13, 2001