"Metrocargo is a concept of intermodal shipment based on horizontal loading and unload-ing containers and swap bodies on standard flatbed wagons under the catenary. The system being fully automated and very efficient, it is time and cost effective for the dis-tributed intermodal transport over a territory and for processing full trains in port to dry-port shuttling.
The promoters constructed a full scale prototype unit and the EC-funded research pro-ject VIT Vision"
Field of science
- /social sciences/social and economic geography/transport
Call for proposal
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Funding SchemeCP - Collaborative project (generic)
2628 XH Delft