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Train shunting at a workshop area

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  • We Consider The Problem Of Planning The Shunting Of Train Units At A Railway Workshop Area
  • Before And After The Maintenance Check
  • A Train Unit Is Parked At A Depository Track
  • The Problem Is To Schedule The Trains To Workshops And Depot Tracks In Order To Complete The Repairs
  • While Avoiding Train Blockings At The Tracks
  • We Give A Formal Definition Of The Problem And Present Three Heuristic Approaches Based On
  • Respectively
  • Guided Local Search (Gls)
  • Guided Fast Local Search (Gfls) And Simulated Annealing (Sa)
  • Computational Experiments Are Reported For Realistic Instances
  • It Turns Out
  • That Both Gls And Sa Find Within A Few Minutes Solutions That Are A Few Percent From The Best Mip So


Train shunting at a workshop area - DTU Orbit (17/04/14) Jacobsen PM, Pisinger D. 2011. Train shunting at a workshop area. Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal. 23(2):156-180. Available from: 10.1007/s10696-011-9096-1

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