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X12 Release 008010

456 Railroad Equipment Inquiry or Advice

Functional Group EI

This X12 Transaction Set 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
0100
Transaction Set HeaderMandatory
Max 1
To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number
0200
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
0300
Waybill Reference
Max 10
To identify the waybill and to specify the equipment used and the destination details
LX Loop
Repeat 500
0350
Transaction Set Line Number
Max 1
To reference a line number in a transaction set
0400
Equipment Details
Max 1
To identify the equipment
0500
Car Service Order
Max 1
To identify the car service directive or other car movement instructions applicable to the empty movement of the car
0600
Intermodal Chassis Equipment
Max 1
To specify the chassis equipment details in terms of identifying numbers, weights, and ownership
0700
Origin Station
Max 1
To identify the rail origin of the shipment
0800
Destination Station
Max 1
To identify the rail destination of the shipment
0900
Extended Reference Information
Max 99
To transmit identifying information as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
1000
Party Identification
Max >1
To identify a party by type of organization, name, and code
1100
Special Handling Instructions
Max 6
To specify special handling instructions in coded or free-form format
1200
Description, Marks and Numbers
Max 15
To specify the line item in terms of description, quantity, packaging, and marks and numbers
1300
Route Information
Max 13
To specify carrier and routing sequences and details
1400
Motor Vehicle Control
Max 36
To define motor vehicle identification and logistics
1500
Price Authority Identification
Max 30
To communicate basis of pricing, such as contract number, quote number, or tariff number
S1 Loop
Repeat 12
1600
Stop-off Name
Max 1
To identify a stop-off party
1700
Stop-off Station
Max 1
To specify location details for a stop-off
IS1 Loop
Repeat 1
1800
Estimated Time of Arrival and Car Scheduling
Max 1
To transmit basic data relating to car scheduling information
1900
Interline Service Commitment Detail
Max 99
To identify the service commitment schedules
2000
Scheduled EventsMandatory
Max 99
To transmit scheduled events such as arrivals, departures, and interchange times
2100
Extended Reference InformationMandatory
Max 5
To transmit identifying information as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
ER Loop
Repeat 99
2200
Rail Event Reporting
Max 1
To supply information regarding movement of shipments
2300
Geographic Location
Max 1
To specify the geographic place of the named party
2400
Cross-Reference Equipment
Max 1
To cross-reference additional equipment to a primary piece of equipment
2500
Equipment Status
Max 1
To provide detail information regarding the dynamic condition of equipment
2600
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)
Stedi is a registered trademark of Stedi, Inc. Stedi's EDI Reference and Specifications 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.
Stedi is a registered trademark of Stedi, Inc. Stedi's EDI Reference and Specifications 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.