Why Goods Movement Matters: Strategies for Moving Goods in Metropolitan Areas

This brief looks at Volvo Research and Educational Foundations' (VREF) Initiative on Urban Freight and explores the challenges of delivering freight in urban areas. Solutions are suggested for dealing with issues such as street impediments, insufficient curb space, building configuration, emissions/air quality, and just-in-time deliveries. Case studies are provided.

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    Regional Plan Association

    4 Irving Place, 7th Floor
    New York, NY  United States  10003

    Volvo Research and Educational Foundations, VREF, Sweden

    ,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Barone, Richard
    • Roach, Emily
  • Publication Date: 2016-6


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures; Maps; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 28p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01616926
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 28 2016 3:23PM