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The Case for Roster Optimization

Roster Optimization
Bus operations are complex, and so is scheduling. It is a combination of craft and science, and transportation operators devote considerable energy to getting vehicle and crew scheduling (aka blocking and runcutting) right. They do this to ensure efficient operations, cost savings, on-time performance and regulatory (and labor rule) compliance. Yet, the same amount of energy isn’t always applied to rostering. In fact, 71% of US agencies surveyed by Optibus did not use roster optimization. Historically, the industry has focused on using optimization during the scheduling phase, and less so during the rostering phase. Now, as technology advances, is the time to look at rostering, especially as it impacts costs, driver satisfaction and safety. This ebook will explain why and how,

Download this e-book to learn:

  • What is rostering
  • Why roster optimization is important
  • How to improve your roster optimization

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The Case for Roster Optimization

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