Rolling Stock Planning at DSB S-tog - Processes, Cost Structures and Requirements: Technical Report

Per Thorlacius

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    Abstract

    A central issue for operators of suburban passenger train transport systems is providing sufficient number of seats for the passengers while at the same time minimising operating costs. The process of providing this is called rolling stock planning. This technical report documents the terminology, the processes, the cost structures and the requirements for rolling stock planning at DSB S-tog, the suburban passenger train operator of the City of Copenhagen. The focus of the technical report is directed at practical train operator oriented issues. The technical report is thought to serve as a basis for investigating better methods to perform the rolling stock planning (to be the topic of later papers). This technical report is produced as a part of the current industrial Ph. D. project to improve the rolling stock planning process of DSB S-tog.
    Original languageEnglish
    PublisherDTU Management Engineering
    Number of pages32
    Publication statusPublished - 2015

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