DIRECT RAIL CAR OPERATIONS
Following the proper procedures for loading and unloading petroleum products from rail tank cars will enable you
to accurately account for the quantities delivered and issued, verify the quality of the products in transition, and
This lesson covers the procedures for loading and unloading rail tank cars, their maintenance, and gaging.
Terminal Learning Objective:
The soldier will learn to supervise the operator maintenance and operation of assigned vehicles
and equipment. Inspect rail cars for suitability of use; proper documentation, and security seals;
loading and unloading of rail cars; and gaging of rail cars.
Condition: Given subcourse QM 5094.
Standards: The soldier must score a minimum of 70 percent on the end of subcourse examination.