At first sight, carrying complete road vehicles by train looks inefficient compared with transcontainers. But many road haulers are small operators, jealous of their independence, who are not interested in becoming a cog in a ponderous transport machine. In Europe there is a growing demand for piggyback services that are marketed separately from - even in competition with - other rail business.

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    IPC Transport Press, Limited

    Dorset House, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1971-9

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  • Accession Number: 00044043
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Railways Board
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 15 1973 12:00AM