Essays about: "Cargo City"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words Cargo City.

  1. 1. Extended Gate - Barriers and opportunities for intermodal improvements, a case study of Port of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Hällgren; Erik Bengtsson; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : Extended Gate; inland terminal; port supply chain integration;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. AESCU-BIKE design, implementation and testing

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Ivan Jesus Romero Suarez; [2019]
    Keywords : E-Bike; Photovoltaic; PV;

    Abstract : The AESCU-BIKE project is a cargo bike which has an inbuilt off-grid photovoltaic and a monitoring system. The off-grid photovoltaic system consists of a PV module, a lithium-ion battery, a lead acid battery, a charge controller and an electrical fridge. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reverse last mile within the furniture sector

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Ingrid Nilsson; Ingrid Arvidsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Reverse last mile; Reverse logistics collection; Closed-Loop supply chain; City logistics; Innovation of transportation modes.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: Circular business models enables a new life for a product which has reached it end of use. By using circular business models and closing the loop of the supply chain, little raw material needs to be extracted which has significant positive environmental effects and enables a secure supply to resources in the future. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cargo Cycles in Urban Freight Transport : Obstacles and facilitating factors for utilising cargo cycles in urban freight transport in Stockholm, Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Jan Lasovský; [2019]
    Keywords : cargo cycle; cargo bike; sustainable urban freight transport; last-mile logistics; space-efficient logistics; Stockholm; path dependence;

    Abstract : Cargo cycles can play a considerable role in mitigating the negative impacts of urban freight transport while still ensure that the material needs of the city are fulfilled. Their small size, lower operating costs, smaller carbon footprint, lack of tailpipe emissions, and manoeuvrability in congested areas are considerable advantages over traditional urban freight vehicles. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rethinking Sustainable Mobility: Understanding the use of boda-boda motorcycle taxis in Kampala, Uganda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Sin Yi Ch Ng; [2016]
    Keywords : sustainable mobility; informal transport; boda-boda; Kampala; qualitative visualisation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Cities in Sub-Saharan Africa are characterised by informal transportation services compensating for the lack of institutionalised transportation system. In Kampala, Uganda, the vast army of boda-boda (boda) motorcycle taxis have proliferated through the city, with passengers and/or cargo goods straddled behind the boda drivers as they navigate through the city’s congested and dilapidated roads. READ MORE