Connect: Unifying crew and Safety Management

Connect: Unifying crew and safety management How to bring together your systems under an integrated platform Note: This is part of a 3-part series of blog posts around how freight railroads can unify crew and safety management under an integrated, cloud-based...

What should employers know about drug and alcohol tests?

From the short line railroad connecting customer freight with Class I’s, to the lone truck crisscrossing the nation’s major interstates or one of the many regional airlines transporting travelers across states, drug and alcohol testing remain a key component of every...

How Contract Management Software can help Rail Transportation?

Rail transportation authorities and professionals, on a daily basis, deal with innumerable types of challenges. In our earlier blog on Contract Management software for railroads, we discussed the various complexities of railroad contracts and how contract management...

Why you need a contract management software for railroads

Creating, implementing, and maintaining an efficient contract management system that saves time and resources is a challenge that railroad professionals face on a day-to-day basis. With multiple contracts in various stages of the Contract Management Lifecycle (CML)...

Role of cloud & big data in railroad crew management

One of the most gratifying things that any Big Data Analytics firm can be a part of is the transformation of an established company. Big Data helps in integrating new practices and insights generated by the company’s data.  Here’s an example of the digital...

Here’s what a modern Crew Management solution can do for you

Remember the days of tedious, manual timekeeping, clocking in crew hours of service and allocations in a terminal? This often led to redundancies and incorrect pay calculations, which meant you had to go back and adjust payroll, resulting in a loss of time and an...

Don’t just manage your rail crew management, optimize it

It’s one thing to manage a crew, and it’s another thing to do it effectively. Yet railroads across the board are faced with accomplishing both. When allocating a crew, a railroad must take into consideration the qualifications of the work crew, the unique requirements...

Key Imperatives for Short Line Railroads: Business & Technology

Global mobility, digitalization, and industry regulations are giving rise to considerable disruption across the entire freight industry thereby compelling the railroad industry to adapt or die.  These are the key imperatives for short line railroads which are further...