Research on key technology of drop and pull transport for modern logistics in China

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Zong, C
Zhang, H
Yi, Z
Wang, Y
Dong, J
Zhang, X
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Fang Clara Fang ; Heng Wei ; Yunpeng Wang ; and Jun Zhang - See more at: http://

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2012
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Beijing, China

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Drop and pull transport has been widely used in developed countries. The advantage in energy saving and efficiency in transportation for this transport method are widely recognizable. However, there are some obstacles which hinder the popularization of drop and pull transport in China. This paper mainly discusses the difference between China and abroad, such as the diversity of tractors and trailers, vehicle management system, station yard building and theoretical research, operation organization and scheduling. In the end, this paper puts forward to the solution to eliminate these gaps which hinder adoption of this method in China.

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CICTP 2012: Multimodal Transportation Systems - Convenient, Safe, Cost-Effective, Efficient - Proceedings of the 12th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals

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Automotive engineering not elsewhere classified

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