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- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 269.00
This volume present the proceedings for The Aerodynamics of Heavy Vehicles II: Trucks, Buses and Trains International Conference held in Lake Tahoe, California, August 26-31, 2007 by Engineering Conferences International (ECI). more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2008; US$ 18.00
Get on the road to a perfect career! Do you feel most comfortable behind the wheel of a car? Are you always up for a road trip? Will you drive anywhere, at any time of day? If you answered yes to any of these questions, your career choice has already been made. Now you need to choose an occupation. Careers for People on the Move & Other Road Warriors... more...
- Princeton University Press 2008; US$ 24.95
Trucking Country is a social history of long-haul trucking that explores the contentious politics of free-market capitalism in post-World War II America. Shane Hamilton paints an eye-opening portrait of the rural highways of the American heartland, and in doing so explains why working-class populist voters are drawn to conservative politicians... more...
- J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. 2008; US$ 41.99
Written by an experienced transportation professional and former driver training instructor, this 2nd Edition Manual teaches the basics of safe driving techniques for tractor-trailer rigs and provides up-to-date regulatory information. The manual also helps you meet FMCSA's entry-level driver training requirements. It covers all four areas - driver... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; Not Available
Since their introduction in the 1960s containers represent the standard unit-load concept for international freight. Container terminals primarily serve as an interface between different modes of transportation, e.g. domestic rail or truck transportation and deep sea maritime transport. Significant gains in productivity can be achieved through advanced... more...
- Kogan Page 2010; US$ 55.00
A Study Manual of Professional Competence in Road Haulage provides a complete resource for anyone taking the Oxford Cambridge and RSA CPC examination for national and international road haulage. more...
- PREP Publishing 2006; US$ 16.95
Editor Anne McKinneyReviews and ExcerptsNo matter what industry is targeted--grocery, retail, hazardous materials, construction, transportation, the medical field, trucking and transportation--the reader will find outstanding samples of resumes and cover letters used by real people to obtain jobs related to supply and logistics. Also included are samples... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2001; US$ 33.00
A serious incident involving dangerous goods in a tunnel can be extremely costly in terms of loss of human lives, environmental degradation, tunnel damage and transport disruption. On the other hand, needlessly banning dangerous goods from tunnels may create unjustified economic costs. Moreover, such a ban might force operators to use more dangerous... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2001; US$ 50.00
Road freight transport for own account represents a major share of inland transport in Europe and, depending on the country concerned, accounts for two to five times the tonnage carried by rail. Despite its importance, however, own account transport tends to be overlooked since it is not regarded as a logistics activity, whereas it is, in fact, a vital... more...