ALK Technologies has released PCMiler| Rail 15, a routing, mileage, and mapping software solution for transportation and logistics. The solution includes a new TCP/IP interface, enabling customers to more easily integrate rail mileage with all leading transportation management software systems. PC-Miler|Rail determines actual operating or shortline (tariff) routes and miles between any two freight stations in North America, providing shippers of commodities, including intermodal, with an easy way to verify the accuracy of fuel surcharges as they process the railroads' invoices.
Through ALK's close working relationship with all major railroads, PC-Miler|Rail features an accurate digital representation of the current North American rail network. The solution includes 240,000 miles of rail line, more than 49,400 active freight stations, 709 railroads, and over 3,600 interchanges, including eight new railroads and 200 additional unique junctions.
PC-Miler|Rail also ensures fair payment of fuel surcharge, car hire, and state ad valorem taxes.
Company: ALK Technologies
Company URL: www.alk.com