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Topical Collection on The Future of rail freight transport and logistics

  1. Content type: Original Paper

    Swiss Split is a rail service in Switzerland which distributes containers via conventional shunting yards directly from intermodal terminals to the final recipients’ sidings by rail. Today’s Swiss Split servic...

    Authors: Dirk Bruckmann, Patrik Dober, Albert Mancera, Irmhild Saabel and Ulrich Weidmann

    Citation: European Transport Research Review 2016 8:28

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  2. Content type: Original Paper

    This paper reviews and adapts the methodology “Guide on the methodology for carrying out cost-benefit analysis” prepared by the European Commission (EC). It is specifically tailored to the assessment of an inn...

    Authors: Giuseppe Siciliano, Francesco Barontini, Dewan Md Zahurul Islam, Thomas H. Zunder, Stefan Mahler and Ilaria Grossoni

    Citation: European Transport Research Review 2016 8:23

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  3. Content type: Original Paper

    The total demand for freight transport in Europe has increased significantly in recent decades, but most of it has been handled by road transport. To fulfil the modal shift targets set in the EU White Paper 20...

    Authors: Dewan Md Zahurul Islam, Stefano Ricci and Bo-Lennart Nelldal

    Citation: European Transport Research Review 2016 8:18

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