Essays about: "port-hinterland transportation network"

Found 3 essays containing the words port-hinterland transportation network.

  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 : Extended gate is an intermodal concept aiming to achieve improved transport efficiency in the hinterland through a more integrated model, compared to concepts that are currently in use, such as dry ports. Functionally it is an extension of the gated area of a port terminal into the hinterland in order to achieve operational efficiency for the supply chain actors and improve customer experience for cargo owners. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strategies to Cope with Unconventional Emergency Events in a Port-Hinterland Transportation Network

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Zixiang Gong; Yiming Zhong; [2016-07-04]
    Keywords : port-hinterland transportation network; unconventional emergency event; coalition model; Shapley value;

    Abstract : Within the context of global integration, the increasingly important role of a port is illustrated by the growth of world seaborne trade. The modern port has evolved from a single transshipment node into an integrated functional region. READ MORE

  3. 3. Building a Measurement Model for Port-Hinterland. Container Transportation Network Resilience

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Chen Hong; [2015-07-13]
    Keywords : resilience; port-hinterland container transportation network; shippers’ perspective; measurement model; stochastic integer programming;

    Abstract : The ongoing development of world trade bolsters the demand for container transport that is safe and resistant to risks. Being important in international logistics and local economy development, container transportation between seaports and the associated hinterland is worth of being studied. READ MORE