Goods Vehicle Costs

July 2000
Logistics & Transport Focus;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p9
Trade Publication
Focuses on a research work on road-wear costs in Europe. Aim of the research to produce a methodology to calculate the costs associated with goods vehicles; Impact of lorries on long-life road surfaces and bridges; Implications for the review of the 1998 goods vehicle taxation by the Chancellor.


Related Articles

  • Toward a National Freight Data Architecture.  // Texas Transportation Researcher;Dec2012, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p12 

    The article focuses on the NCFRP (National Cooperative Highway Research Program) Project 12 entitled "Guidance for Developing a Freight Transportation Data Architecture (FTDA)." Data sharing on freight transportation overlaps government jurisdictions on the effect of freight activities on a new...

  • More States Help Implement SHRP2: Round 3 Implementation Assistance Announced.  // AASHTO Journal: Weekly Transportation Report;3/28/2014, p5 

    The article reports that 31 U.S. states will receive innovative tools to help transportation agencies identify soils and underground utilities, assist in freight planning, and select pavement options according to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and American Association of State Highway...

  • DISORDERS OF ROADS AND STRUCTURAL ELEMENTS IN A SERVICE OF HEAVY TRUCKS ON ROUNDABOUTS. Petrů, Jan; Zeman, Karel; Kludka, Michal // Proceedings of the International Multidisciplinary Scientific Ge;2014, Vol. 2, p503 

    The article focuses on the issue of road defects, defects of components and materials used on roundabouts, which are located close to industrial zones. These defects are mostly caused by heavy freight vehicle crossing. Defects of the roundabouts may arise solely due to improper geometry of the...

  • The balance between rail and road is set to change.  // Professional Engineering;01/14/98, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p8 

    Looks at the encouragement of freight on to rail, by the Rail Freight Group, and the increase of fuel tax and road congestion charging. Comments from Lord Berkeley, chairman of the Rail Freight Group; Reference to having a system whereas heavy goods vehicles have charged their full, indirect...

  • Air transportation services.  // Fairfield County Business Journal;95-96 Book of Lists, Vol. 34 Issue 52, p123 

    Presents a list of air transportation services in Fairfield County and Westchester County. Aircraft Charter Sikorsky Memorial Airport; Carnival Airlines Stewart International Airport.

  • Untitled.  // Traffic World;2/28/94, Vol. 237 Issue 9, p7 

    Reports on development in the freight and transportation industry. Refusal of the Teamsters union to yield to the weight limit policy of United Parcel Service; Referendum on Teamsters dues increases; Meeting of Transportation Secretary Federico Pena and transport labor leaders.

  • The back page. Page, Paul // Traffic World;2/28/94, Vol. 237 Issue 9, p55 

    Presents freight and transport industry miscellanea and humor. Unveiling of official portrait of Samuel K. Skinner at the Department of Transportation; Representatives Bob Carr and Norman Mineta as skating rink antagonists.

  • IMCs anticipate more growth. Siegel, Stewart // Fleet Owner;Aug96, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p108 

    Reports on the growth of intermodal marketing companies in the United States during the first quarter of 1996.

  • Tapping the gold mine of inbound opportunities. Marien, Edward J. // Transportation & Distribution;Nov96, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p88 

    Observes practices in freight and freightage in the United States. Terms to remember in freight sales; Responsibility of receiver for cargo risk in transit and all freight charges; Right of shipper to route and select carrier.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics