Essays about: "urban freight traffic"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words urban freight traffic.

  1. 1. The Opportunities for Off-peak hour deliveries in Gothenburg - A case study addressing the stakeholder interactions

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Shendi Kotlji; [2019-08-22]
    Keywords : Off-peak hour deliveries; sustainable transprts; ; urban freight traffic; city logistics;

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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. A systematic approach to assess the relocation of the business centres to a logistics platform: A case study on DHL Freight AB (Sweden)

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Industriell ekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Jewel Augustine Rozario; Osman Abdelkader Hamid; [2018]
    Keywords : Relocation; Logistics Park; Logistics Platform; Urban Freight Transport; City logistics; Sustainable Development; Value-Added Service; CO2 Emissions; Simulation; Mixed Methods; Intermodality.;

    Abstract : The relocation of logistic companies’ from the inner centres to the logistic platforms significantly affects both the supply chain management and the urban sustainability development. Recently the concept of city logistics and intermodality has received a significant attention from both academics and decision makers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Participation for Sustainable Urban Freight Transport Systems : A Case Study of Freight Receivers in the City of Gothenburg

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Hannes Lindkvist; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; urban freight transport; participation; engagement; communication;

    Abstract : This thesis is a case study research that look into the difficulty in engaging freight receivers in initiatives related to urban freight transport. The aim of the paper is to investigate how participatory processes could be formed for more successful outcomes and how the freight receivers could become more engaged in the processes. READ MORE

  5. 5. Off-Peak Deliveries from a Business Model Perspective

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management; KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : KATARINA ALLMÉR; SOFIA FEYCHTING; [2016]
    Keywords : Off-peak deliveries; urban freight distribution; sustainable transport solution; value creation; value proposition; value capturing; Nattliga leveranser; godsleverans i städer; hållbar transportlösning; värdeskapande;

    Abstract : With an increasing urban population around the world, the need for urban freight distribution is constantly growing. Many cities face problems with traffic congestion, especially during eak hours in the morning and afternoon. At the same time, the roads are often nearly empty during nighttime. READ MORE