Class I Performance: The Role of Data in Best-in-Class Operations

Class I Performance:
The Role of Data in Best-in-Class Operations

Discover the surprising reasons behind Class I railroads' recent record-breaking profit margins.

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“Class I Performance: The Role of Data in Best-in-Class Operations,” brought to you by RailTrends, will review the critical underlying changes in the railroad production function that have contributed to their newfound financial growth.

By the webcast's conclusion you will:

Presented By

Larry Shughart

Transportation Consulting Practice Lead

Larry Shugart

Mr. Shughart specializes in performance management, economic analysis, network operations, engineering, and strategic planning. He serves as lead consultant on engagements supporting asset utilization, service scheduling, performance improvement, operations management, strategic analyses, due diligence, and opportunities assessments. Shughart has worked on transportation projects in over 20 different countries and previously was COO of the Agility Consortium, leading the bid for acquisition of the Saudi Arabia Railway concession. He served as Lead Economist in completing a comprehensive operations and financial analysis of the proposed 2,600 km rail link between Alaska and Canada, and submitted an expert report on behalf of Amtrak before the U.S. District Court of Columbia. He also worked for 14 years at CSX Corporation in economic analysis, intermodal network planning, performance improvement, locomotive operations, strategy, service design, finance, operations research, and engineering.

His academic experience includes the engineering department advisory board at the University of Florida and research for the M.I.T. Center for Transportation Studies. Shughart also served as a professor of economics at the University of North Florida and has guest lectured at other universities.

Moderated By Pat Foran, Editor, Progressive Railroading