Essays about: "mode choice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 126 essays containing the words mode choice.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. The Influence of the Port of Gothenburg towards Inland Mode Choice Decision-Making

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gissel Ruiz; Dimitris Soumpasis; [2020-06-16]
    Keywords : Inland Terminal; environmental incentives; sustainable transport; intermodal transport; ports; mode choice; modal shift;

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

  3. 3. Environmental friendly supply chains : How the purchasing department and its forwarders can contribute to more environmental friendly supply chains

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning; Jönköping University/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktion

    Author : Saga Gustafsson; Madeleine Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability; purchasing; transportation;

    Abstract : The purpose of this research study was to explore how the purchasing department and aforwarding company together can promote more environmental friendly supply chains. To achieve this, the three following research questions had to be answered; RQ1: How couldbetter purchasing planning contribute to more environmental friendly supply chains? RQ2:How can the relationship between the purchasing department and its forwarding companycontribute to more environmental friendly supply chains?, RQ3: How can changes intransportation modes contribute to more environmental friendly supply chains? To be able to answer these questions, a single case study was conducted at two companies which already has an established business relationship. READ MORE

  4. 4. Optimization of a Combined Heat and Power Plant for the Future Electricity Market : A case study conducted at Söderenergi AB

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Linnéa Karkulahti; Monika Mizgalewicz; [2020]
    Keywords : energy; CHP; electricity prices; modeling; BoFiT; optimization; energi; kraftvärmeverk; elpriser; modellering; BoFiT; optimering;

    Abstract : The Swedish energy system is changing and two major events that are taking place are the phase out of nuclear power and the increase of wind power. The associated changes affect the electricity market and the electricity producers, including combined heat and power plants. READ MORE

  5. 5. Analysis of holes in wooden rib panels

    University essay from KTH/Bro- och stålbyggnad; KTH/Bro- och stålbyggnad

    Author : Hanna Bergman; Lina Skog; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The concern for the environment is one of the leading aspects in material choice within theconstruction industry. According to the Swedish National Board of Housing, Building andPlanning (2020) the construction industry is responsible for 19 percent of the total amount ofgreenhouse emissions in Sweden. READ MORE