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X12 Release 004010

456 Railroad Equipment Inquiry or Advice

Functional Group EI

This Draft Standard for Trial Use contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Railroad Equipment Inquiry or Advice Transaction Set (456) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. The transaction set can be used in the following ways: (1) for a provider of equipment or transportation service to provide information to a qualified customer; (2) for a qualified customer to inquire as to the location of equipment or shipments; and (3) for one company to provide another company with equipment or shipment information.

Heading

Sequence
Segment
Name
Max use
010
Transaction Set HeaderMandatory
Max 1
To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number
020
Beginning Segment for Equipment Inquiry or AdviceMandatory
Max 1
To identify functions and provide control information required for the Equipment Inquiry or Advice Transaction Set
030
Waybill Reference
Max 10
To identify the waybill and to specify the equipment used and the destination details
LX Loop
Repeat 500
035
Assigned Number
Max 1
To reference a line number in a transaction set
040
Equipment Details
Max 1
To identify the equipment
050
Car Service Order
Max 1
To identify the car service directive or other car movement instructions applicable to the empty movement of the car
060
Intermodal Chassis Equipment
Max 1
To specify the chassis equipment details in terms of identifying numbers, weights, and ownership
070
Origin Station
Max 1
To identify the rail origin of the shipment
080
Destination Station
Max 1
To identify the rail destination of the shipment
090
Reference Identification
Max 99
To transmit identifying information as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
100
Name
Max >1
To identify a party by type of organization, name, and code
110
Special Handling Instructions
Max 6
To specify special handling instructions in coded or free-form format
120
Description, Marks and Numbers
Max 15
To specify the line item in terms of description, quantity, packaging, and marks and numbers
130
Route Information
Max 13
To specify carrier and routing sequences and details
140
Motor Vehicle Control
Max 21
To define motor vehicle identification and logistics
150
Price Authority Identification
Max 30
To communicate basis of pricing, such as contract number, quote number, or tariff number
S1 Loop
Repeat 12
160
Stop-off Name
Max 1
To identify a stop-off party
170
Stop-off Station
Max 1
To specify location details for a stop-off
IS1 Loop
Repeat 1
180
Estimated Time of Arrival and Car Scheduling
Max 1
To transmit basic data relating to car scheduling information
190
Interline Service Commitment Detail
Max 99
To identify the service commitment schedules
200
Scheduled EventsMandatory
Max 99
To transmit scheduled events such as arrivals, departures, and interchange times
210
Reference IdentificationMandatory
Max 5
To transmit identifying information as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
ER Loop
Repeat 99
220
Rail Event Reporting
Max 1
To supply information regarding movement of shipments
230
Geographic Location
Max 1
To specify the geographic place of the named party
240
Cross-Reference Equipment
Max 1
To cross-reference additional equipment to a primary piece of equipment
250
Equipment Status
Max 1
To provide detail information regarding the dynamic condition of equipment
260
Transaction Set TrailerMandatory
Max 1
To indicate the end of the transaction set and provide the count of the transmitted segments (including the beginning (ST) and ending (SE) segments)
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Stedi is a registered trademark of Stedi, Inc. Stedi's EDI Reference and Mapping Guides are provided for marketing purposes and are free of charge. All names, logos, and brands of third parties listed on our site are trademarks of their respective owners (including “X12”, which is a trademark of X12 Incorporated). Stedi, Inc. and its products and services are not endorsed by, sponsored by, or affiliated with these third parties. Our use of these names, logos, and brands is for identification purposes only, and does not imply any such endorsement, sponsorship, or affiliation.