THE URBAN MOVEMENT OF GOODS: PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRD TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT REVIEW

THE PROBLEM OF URBAN GOODS MOVEMENT IS REVIEWED IN RELATION TO GENERATION OF TRAFFIC BY RETAIL, WHOLESALE AND INDUSTRIAL ESTABLISHMENTS; TRUCK MOVEMENT IN URBAN AREAS; AND THE LONG-TERM EVOLUTION OF SHORT-DISTANCE GOODS TRANSPORT. POSSIBLE COURSES OF ACTION IN THE FIELD OF TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT, SUCH AS OPERATION MOONDROP, (AN EXPERIMENT IN OUT OF HOURS GOODS DELIVERY) ARE SUGGESTED. THE FEASIBILITY OF A NUMBER OF TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATIONS IN GOODS DISTRIBUTION IS ALSO DISCUSSED. THE OBJECTIVES IN PLANNING THE TRANSPORT OF URBAN GOODS IN FUTURE YEARS ARE CONSIDERED IN RELATION TO URBAN PLANNING. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

    2, rue André Pascal
    Paris,   France  75775 Paris Cedex 16
  • Publication Date: 1970-10

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  • Accession Number: 00241447
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 236 pp
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 12 1971 12:00AM