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Queuing for Railway Reservation for Gujarat Mail
This case describes the reservation process for Gujarat Mail at the Ahmedabad railway station. Data is provided on the demand pattern for reservations and related transactions. An appropriate queuing system will have to ...
Konkan Railway Corporation: Choice of Alignment in Goa
In 1990, the construction of the Konkan Railway alignment was taken up to bridge the Konkan gap of about 1000 kms in the railway network between Bombay and Mangalore. The present case deals with the controversy over the ...
Pashu Khadya Company Limited
This case emphasizes the criteria of mode choice selection for raw material procurement of Pashu Khadya Company Limited (PKCL). PKCL is engaged in the business of animal feed manufacturing and imports its main raw material, ...
Southern Railway: Publication of a Customer Oriented Timetable
In 1998, the Southern Railway (SR) undertook a project to qualitatively upgrade its railway timetable, with the objective of making it more user-friendly. The outcome of this effort, which resulted in the publication of ...
CONCOR: Tea Transportation
This case looks at how to develop a marketing strategy for CONCOR, for transporting tea from gardens to the processing plants as containerized. cargo by rail. The worldwide trend in product movement is towards containerized. ...
Turnaround of Indian Railways: Increasing the Axle Loading (Teaching Note)
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Ghaziabad Goods Shed: Strategies for Improved Servicing of the Customer case Analysis and Reflections (Color Case)
The Ghaziabad (GZB) goods shed was one of the top rail goods handling points in the National Capital Region (NCR). The growth was expected to be robust in the forthcoming years, since GZB and Noida were high growth districts ...
Freight Train Crew Scheduling - Case of Vadodara Division
This case describes the crew scheduling process for freight trains at a crew change point in Vadodara division. The various labour related constraints are given. The objective of this case discussion is to develop an ...
Passenger Train: Crew Scheduling in Indian Railways - A Case of Vadodara
This case describes the running of passenger trains within the Vadodara division for which the crew needs to be organized. Since passenger trains are scheduled services, crew schedules can be developed in advance and are ...