CHEMTREC Rolls Out Response Network

Page, Douglas
May 2007
Fire Chief;May2007, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p11
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the launching of Network Operation Workstation (NOW), a modern scheme created by rail giant CSX Transportation and CHEMTREC call center in August 2006 in the U.S. It improved the data offered to emergency responders during rail-related hazardous material incidents and gave CHEMTREC direct access to CSX operations data. It used train and car data in the CSX network databases and is made available for users through a point and click interface.


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