Alternative transport network designs and their implications for intermodal transhipment technologies

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Woxenius, Johan;
(2007)
  • Publisher: ISTIEE Istituto per lo studio dei trasporti nell’integrazione economica europea
  • Journal: issue 35,pages27-45
  • Subject: Transhipment technology | Corridor | Intermodal transport | Corridor, Hub-and-spoke, Intermodal transport, Terminal, Transhipment technology | Terminal | Hub-and-spoke

Six principles for operation of the rail part of intermodal rail freight transport systems are described: direct link, corridor, hub-and-spoke, connected hubs, static routes, and dynamic routes. The first part is a theoretical discussion of the characteristics of the tr... View more
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