Success Story

Locomotive setout prediction solution for a
leading manufacturer of locomotives



Business Problem

  • Locomotive setouts ( Dead on Track) are very disruptive.
  • Internal and external sensors are available for condition monitoring Avoid setouts by using sensor and other repair information.


  • Probability of Failure.
  • Predictive Modeling.
  • Failure scoring and prioritization.
  • Advanced Visualization.

Business Outcomes

Locomotive setout reduction.

Scope of Engagement

5 Member multi-disciplinary team / 5 months.

Services Provided

  • Data Preparation for analytics and model development.
  • Technologies used:SAS Enterprise Miner, JMP, Highcharts JS.

Technology Used

Strategy & Roadmap, Optimization, Business Intelligence, Advanced Analytics