Elements of train dispatching. Volume 1. History and overview of train dispatching and railroad operation / White, ThomasLanguage: English Publisher: www.softrail.com, 2003Description: 330 sISBN: 0971991502
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"There is more to train dispatching than lining up CTC signals or issuing movement authority on the radio. Train dispatching is the management of railroad operations. Extensive on the job training has been replaced with short classroom courses, reducing the preparation and proficiency of train dispatcher candidates.Volume 1 of Elements of Train Dispatching has a short history of train dispatching and traffic control, a general description of the work of a train dispatcher, and an introduction to railroad infrastructure and operation"