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Streamline Rail and Improve Inventory Management
Johns Manville, a Berkshire Hathaway company, Uses Railcar Tracking Company’s Railcar Management System (RMS) to Streamline Rail and Improve Inventory Management.
Expediting Rail Shipments
Rick Elston, former Vice President Logistics (of Sales) at RAG (formerly Cyprus Amax Coal Sales), says, “Railcars in our fleet were being used by a particular railroad without our authorization and free of charge,” Mr. Elston said. “We used RMS to document exactly where these railcars were used and for how long
Time Savings Achieved
Melinda Dillon, Transportation Coordinator says, “The primary time savings GLC has realized from using RMS [ Railcar Management System ] include (as approximates): 1.5 hrs/day by running Daily Reports for car locations and managing by exception…
Increasing Utilization of Railcar Fleet
Sal Calandra, Rail Operations Manager says, The Railcar Management System (RMS) has been a great tool for BOC Gases. It provides us with the data we need to effectively manage our rail network, now and into the future.
Better Railcar Fleet Allocation
Pat Lindvall, Manager of Car Hire and Interline Settlements for MD&W Railway Company, a Boise Cascade Company, had this to say about why they decided to purchase Railcar Management System, “We looked at six to eight different products and services before deciding to purchase [RMS].