2-11. Forward Commitment Data to the Destination MCT
For the last phase of the coordination, the movement manager must transmit a TR
reply to the consignor. Include this information:
Designation of the transportation unit.
Number and type of vehicles.
Reporting time and place.
The TMR number.
Once the movement manager confirms with the consignor that this shipment is
available for pick up, contact the transportation mode operator. The mode
operator determines the appropriate route between the consignor and the
consignee. Before beginning a road movement over a route requiring a
movement credit, the mode operator must prepare a request for clearance. The
request is submitted to the MCC. The request is for movement on controlled
routes and authorization of movement by granting clearance and issuing
instructions for the road movement. Depending on the request's urgency, it can be
transmitted by telephone or electronically.
These are the final coordination steps in the MCC: