Scheduling Freight Trains in Rail-Rail Transshipment Yards

Abstract

T yards, where gantry cranes enable the efficient transfer of containers between freight trains, are important entities in modern railway systems. They facilitate a general shift from point-to-point transport to hub-and-spoke railway systems, a shift being driven by concerted efforts within the European Union (EU) to transfer goods traffic from road to rail… (More)
DOI: 10.1287/trsc.1100.0365

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