Business and Site Specific Trip Generation Methodology for Truck Trips

The goal of the study is to develop a robust methodology for estimating freight demand that is founded on sound economic theories. Since the study will involve substantial amount of data collection for each type of business analyzed, a carefully selected group of business establishments would include large-scale retail distribution centers, warehouses, agricultural, building materials and manufacturing facilities, and freight facilities such as intermodal and truck freight terminals will be targeted.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $132607.00
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Midwest Regional University Transportation Center

      University of Wisconsin
      2205 Engineering Hall, 1415 Engineering Drive, Room 272
      Madison, WI  United States  53706
    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Illinois, Chicago

      Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
      842 West Taylor Street
      Chicago, IL  United States  60607
    • Principal Investigators:

      Kawamura, Kazuya

    • Start Date: 20040708
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • Source Data: RiP Project 9705

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01458772
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Midwest Regional University Transportation Center
    • Contract Numbers: 05-03
    • Files: RIP
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 12:50PM