Sustainable Transport

New Trends and Business Practices

  • Paulina Golinska
  • Marcin Hajdul

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. On the Way to Sustainability in the Transport Sector

  3. Collaboration Models for Sustainable Transport

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Flavio Bonfatti, Luca Martinelli, Paola Daniela Monari
      Pages 137-161
  4. Information Systems and Information Management Supporting Sustainable Transport

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Christine Behnke, Bertram Meimbresse
      Pages 197-217
    3. Jesús Racero, Marta Hernández, Fernando Guerrero, Gregorio Racero
      Pages 219-242
  5. Intermodal Transport and Models for CO2 Reduction

About this book

Introduction

The aim of the book is to present the emerging environmental issues in organization and management of transport logistics. The scope of the book includes set of solutions which show different stakeholders’ viewpoints on sustainability. It points out how the transport operations organized and conducted in companies and regions might be consistent with the concept of sustainable development. The scope of the book takes into consideration trade-off relations between actors directly and indirectly involved in transport networks. Therefore, the authors present, in individual chapters, innovative approach to eco-friendly organization and coordination of transport processes, as well as management of transport networks.

Keywords

Environmental Engineering Logistics Sustainable Development Transport Management

Editors and affiliations

  • Paulina Golinska
    • 1
  • Marcin Hajdul
    • 2
  1. 1.Poznan University of TechnologyPoznanPoland
  2. 2.Institute of Logistics and WarehousingPoznanPoland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-23550-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-23549-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-23550-4
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