Modern Railroads 1966 August Southern Railway System

Modern Railroads 1966 August Southern Railway System

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Modern Railroads 1966 August Southern Railway System
Modern Railroads 1966 August Southern Railway System 198 pages  Lots of ads  
Special Statistical Report: Comparison of Class I Railroad Incomes on ICC Basis and on Adjusted Basis 164
Editorial Comment: The Raid on REA Express  He Contributed Much in a Short Career  74
Publisher's Notebook: The Spotlight on a Leader 198
Inside Track: IC Directors Bet $52 Million on No. 4725 69
Report From Washington: Proposed Hours of Service Admendment Would Be Costly  46
Observation Car: From Tin Cans to Railroads  65
29th in Modern Railroads' Series of Private Enterprise at Work by Torn Shedd and Albert E. Brinkley
The Modern Southern-Pacesetter for the Resurgent Railroads 81
Under the aggressive leadership of President D.W. Brosnan, an expanding Southern Railway System has developed a "new brand" of customer-oriented railroading
Bill Brosnan-A Competitor First  87
Under his philosophy, Southern has become a railroad pacesetter
Southern's "Explosion of Ideas" Highlighted in Full Color  91
Some of the ways Southern has made itself an industry leader
Marketing Paces a Pacesetter 100
"Zeroing in" on opportunities to put more freight on the rails
Hard-Hitting Sales Approach Builds Traffic and Revenues 104
Sales specialists talk customers' language and harvest freight business
Rail-Highway: New Dimension in Shipper Service   108
Southern further extends its usefulness to customers
For the New Brand of Railroading . . . Instant Communications and Quality Control 114
Control-coordination center isn't yet perfect-but it does work
Where Ideas Become Real120
Engineering and research helps design Southern's tools for serving
New Role for the Computer Center 123
Three big computers in Atlanta play key role in management control New Era for Cars and Locomotives 126
Centralization, automation help Southern keep equipment on the move
Yards: Key to Efficient Service 132
Analyzes system traffic pattern in drive to further improve flow of freight
Mass-Produce Ribbons and Panels 138
Triple rail welding line, track panel assembly plant are efficient
Southern Sets Pace in M/W 141
Slash rail laying and track maintenance costs
New Operating Patterns Take Shape 144
Speeds up, refines services of its high-speed through and connecting trains
Southern Upgrades Its People 149
Training. development programs enhance employees' strengths
Industry Flocks to the Southern 153
Electric power companies lead parade with investment of over $1 billion
Southern Extends Its Service Area 155
Has increased system mileage by 30 percent since 1953
Southern Tells Story in Award-Winning Ads 157
Stresses corporate citizenship, plant location, "customerized" service
Agri-Business is a Growing Business 160
Southern's low-cost volume transportation is forging new directions in the South's agriculture

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