Transport Development Areas

May 2002
Logistics & Transport Focus;May2002, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p73
Trade Publication
The Institute of Logistics and Transport (ILT) is supporting a guide that has been spearheaded by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, dealing with Transport Development Areas. Whilst the concept of focusing development around quality, accessible transport system is not new, this guide brings all the messages together in one document and includes a numb of case studies from around the country. The ILT will be featuring as part of the regional seminar program which will be launched shortly. The guide itself will be available after the official launch in London in June 2002. It deals with freight logistics ad people movement. The approach is elevant to businesses and public services alike. A charge around 70 pounds is likely for the seminars. Copies of the full guidance will be issued to every delegate attending a seminar.


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