It takes 2 steps to view the impact of a freight shipment:
1) Enter total distance traveled between the origin and destination.
2) Enter the total amount of freight in:
View all metrics or uncheck two boxes to view a single category
Research for this tool was performed by Mingzhou Jin, Ph.D, David Clarke, Ph.D, and Sarita Rattanakunuprakarn at the University of Tennessee Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering. Research was adapted for this calculator by Jack Burke, OnTrackNorthAmerica. Project Lead for feedback or other inquiries: Michael Sussman, CEO - OnTrackNorthAmerica.
$51,000 funding for this project has been thoughtfully donated by Powell Felix, OTNA Board member and longtime shortline railroad owner.