When a railroad almost built a ptc system a quick history of burlington northern and 'ares' by forrest van schwartz | september 26, 2014 ptc chicago's.
The employee magazine of team bnsf fall 2009 coal rate case adjustment and improved yields ms: ares (advanced railroad electronics system) 16-to-1 that is, $16 of cost for every $1 of benefit if the railroads must fully bear the. Burlington northern railroad company v woods citation 480 us 1 (1987) company v woods oyez, 29 aug 2018, wwwoyezorg/cases/1986/85-1088. Burlington northern's decision whether to invest in ares, an automated train control system, is a ($350 million) strategic investment in information technology.
Facts of the case sheila white was the only woman working in the maintenance of way department of the burlington northern santa fe.
Burlington northern & santa fe railway co et al v united states et al (pdf) ( 27 pp, 260 k), 129 s ct 1870 (us 2009), may 4, 2009.
Train control (ptc for the class i freight railroad industry 1 burlington northern's ares benefits analysis nor the business case prepared.
1 abstract the railroad industry has since the mid-1980s been “ burlington northern: the ares decision (a),” hbs case number.