publication . Bachelor thesis . 2016

Port intermodal transportation : Port of Stockholm hinterland scenario analysis

Vasilevskaya, Anna;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
  • Publisher: KTH, Transportplanering, ekonomi och teknik
  • Country: Sweden
Abstract
Population growth, urbanization, globalization of human migration, consumerism; technical and information technology development - are just a few trends of the modern society that set challenges to transport geography. To meet growing market demands new technologies and services were developed. With the introduction of ISO containers shipping performance got a tremendous boost for development. Container standardization made it possible to unify transportation and transshipment technologies, to rationalize ship space utilization and develop sustainable logistic chains between countries and continents. Intermodal transportation is proven to be profitable and susta...
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