TITLE

CHEMTREC Rolls Out Response Network

AUTHOR(S)
Page, Douglas
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Fire Chief;May2007, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
25245514

 

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