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N21 Equipment Registration Details

To identify the equipment being registered

Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
206
Equipment Initial
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
4
1
Prefix or alphabetic part of an equipment unit's identifying number
N2101 is mandatory for rail transactions.
02
Equipment Number
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
15
1
Sequencing or serial part of an equipment unit's identifying number (pure numeric form for equipment number is preferred)
03
Equipment Number
String (AN)
Optional
1
15
1
Sequencing or serial part of an equipment unit's identifying number (pure numeric form for equipment number is preferred)
N2103 indicates the high end of an equipment range begun in N2102.
04
Weight
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
10
1
Numeric value of weight
P0405: If either N21-04 or N21-05 is present, then the other is required
N2104 is the maximum load limit of the equipment.
05
Weight Unit Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
1
Code specifying the weight unit
Codes (8)
06
Tare Weight
Numeric (N0)
Conditional
3
8
1
Weight of the equipment
P0607: If either N21-06 or N21-07 is present, then the other is required
07
Weight Unit Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
1
Code specifying the weight unit
Codes (8)
08
Tare Qualifier Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
1
Code identifying the type of tare
C080607: If N21-08 is present, then N21-06 and N21-07 are required
Codes (2)
09
Volume
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Value of volumetric measure
P0910: If either N21-09 or N21-10 is present, then the other is required
10
Volume Unit Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
1
Code identifying the volume unit
Codes (16)
11
Equipment Description Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code identifying type of equipment used for shipment
Codes (159)
12
Ownership Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
1
Code indicating the relationship of equipment to carrier or ownership of equipment
Codes (5)
13
Equipment Length
Numeric (N0)
Optional
4
5
1
Length (in feet and inches) of equipment ordered or used to transport shipment (The format is FFFII where FFF is feet and II is inches; the range for II is 00 through 11)
N2113 is the outside length of the equipment expressed in FFFII.
14
Height
Decimal number (R)
Optional
1
8
1
Vertical dimension of an object measured when the object is in the upright position
N2114 is the outside height of the equipment expressed in FFII.
15
Width
Decimal number (R)
Optional
1
8
1
Shorter measurement of the two horizontal dimensions measured with the object in the upright position
N2115 is the outside width of the equipment expressed in FFII.
16
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
1
Code identifying the Standard Carrier Alpha Code
N2116 is the owner of the equipment.
17
Equipment Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
4
4
1
Code identifying equipment type
N2117 is the ISO Equipment Type.
18
Car Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
4
1
Code specifying type of rail car or intermodal equipment type and its general characteristics
N2118 is the AAR Car Type.
19
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
1
Code identifying the Standard Carrier Alpha Code
N2119 is the operator or carrier of the rights of the equipment.
20
Equipment Number Check Digit
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
1
1
Number which designates the check digit applied to a piece of equipment
N2120 is the check digit of the equipment number shown in the N2103.
21
Location on Equipment Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
3
1
Code indicating a location on a piece of equipment, as observed from the rear-end. The rear-end of the equipment is based on the equipment type (i.e. container door, chassis wheels, brakes.)
N2121 is the location of the refrigeration unit if present.
Codes (34)

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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.