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Intermodal logistics

Raghu Dayal

Intermodal logistics

unlocking value

by Raghu Dayal

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Published by Asian Institute of Transport Development in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Freight and freightage -- Asia,
  • Containerization -- Economic aspects -- Asia,
  • Business logistics -- Asia

  • About the Edition

    With special reference to Asia.

    Edition Notes

    Statement[by Raghu Dayal].
    ContributionsAsian Institute of Transport Development (New Delhi, India)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE199.A3-ZA+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16977573M
    LC Control Number2008330157

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    APL handles half a million intermodal loads annually, includingautomotive moves between the United States and Mexico, so getting back into Intermodal logistics book U. Shippers can take advantage of those partnerships, using the best of both modes to gain maximum efficiencies. In the days when most rail freight traveled in boxcars, damage was indeed a risk, Anderson says. The double-stack rail cars design significantly reduces damage in transit and provides greater cargo security by cradling the lower containers so their doors cannot be opened.

    Intermodal logistics book most common lengths are 20 feet 6. They have folding legs under their frame and can be moved between trucks without using a crane. Refrigerated containers reefer are used for perishables. Intermodal is the standard transportation mode for most of Constellation's wine and spirits shipments. Rail shipments are about three times more fuel-efficient — you can move one ton of freight over miles on a single gallon of diesel fuel. Intermodal Traffic: Movin' On Up Over the past five years, international and domestic intermodal traffic has grown steadily overall, despite the recession.


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