Essays about: "Road transport"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 302 essays containing the words Road transport.

  1. 1. How can Internet of Things (IoT) enable more time-efficient documentation handling within intermodal freight transits? Examples from a Swedish road-rail intermodal terminal

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linn Bergstrand; [2020-06-24]
    Keywords : Intermodal freight transport; intermodal freight transit; Internet of Things IoT ; Internet of Logistics IoL ;

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

  2. 2. The impact of the Fehmarn Belt link on modal choice - An investigation of potential modal shift on Sweden’s foreign trade

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Oskar Robertsson; Simon Möller; [2020-06-22]
    Keywords : Cross-border barriers; Fehmarn Belt tunnel; Intermodality; Modal choice; TEN-T;

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

  3. 3. Implementing Inland Waterway Transportation as a mode for Construction Logistics in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Dimitrios Zacharopoulos; Badreddine El Rharbi; [2020-06-22]
    Keywords : inland waterway transportation; sustainable transportation; modal shift; construction logistics; urban transport;

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

  4. 4. A calculation framework and applicable tools to estimate freight rate and carbon emissions for road transport - A study at Volvo Group Trucks Operations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daqi Liu; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : cost breakdown theory; cost elements; road freight rate; transport carbon emissions; transport service purchasing; Excel VBA; estimation framework;

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

  5. 5. Logistics driven packaging for efficient and sustainable road freight : A case study on a global export company

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Robin Persson; Samuel Shirpey; Elisabeth Salenborg; [2020]
    Keywords : Environmental impact; fill rate; packaging; road freight; transportation; vehicle utilization;

    Abstract : Packaging plays a crucial role in logistics as it has a significant effect on the efficiency of transportation. The shape and dimensions of packaging material has considerable impact on transport performance, whereas an optimal packaging system for products enables for improved utilization of the total volume on a load carrier. READ MORE