TRUCKING AND URBAN TRANSPORTATION

THIS GIVES A SUMMARY OF THE OPERATIONAL PROBLEMS FACING THE TRUCKING COMPANIES IN URBAN AREAS INCLUDING AN ANTIQUATED DOCKING SYSTEM AND LISTS A NUMBER OF LONG AND SHORT RANGE SOLUTIONS. IT IS SUGGESTED THAT A HIGH DEGREE OF COOPERATION BETWEEN TRUCKERS, CUSTOMERS, PLANNERS AND THE GOVERNMENT BE ESTABLISHED TO HELP REDUCE THE COST OF URBAN FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION. THE PAPER INCLUDES MAPS, DIAGRAMS, AND A DISCUSSION WITH FIVE TRAFFIC PLANNERS.

  • Authors:
    • Barnstead, R C
    • Bates, M V
  • Publication Date: 1968

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  • Accession Number: 00202096
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1972 12:00AM