Annals of Operations Research

, Volume 236, Issue 2, pp 463–474 | Cite as

Scheduling issues in vehicle routing

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Abstract

Scheduling often plays an important role in vehicle routing. This paper describes several applications in which the author has been involved in recent years. These arise in the dial-a-ride problem, speed optimization in routing problems, the pollution-routing problem, long-haul vehicle routing and scheduling with working hour rules, and synchronization in arc routing.

Keywords

Vehicle routing Scheduling Arc routing Time windows Speed 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Canada Research Chair in Distribution ManagementHEC MontréalMontréalCanada

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