The transportation of fresh food by rail from and to the district of South Holland in Lincolnshire

Dudbridge, Michael (2010) The transportation of fresh food by rail from and to the district of South Holland in Lincolnshire. Project Report. Lincolnshire County Council. (Unpublished)

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Executive summary - The University of Lincoln has conducted a review of the logistics of fresh foods in the district of South Holland in Lincolnshire. This report lays out the findings of that review and identifies an opportunity for a partial change in the mode of transport from road to rail. The report includes a review of the issues that will have to be addressed if a Fresh Food Intermodal Hub were to be created and also indicates the potential benefits to the District, County and Region if a Rail Bridge could be created.

Item Type:Paper or Report (Project Report)
Additional Information:Executive summary - The University of Lincoln has conducted a review of the logistics of fresh foods in the district of South Holland in Lincolnshire. This report lays out the findings of that review and identifies an opportunity for a partial change in the mode of transport from road to rail. The report includes a review of the issues that will have to be addressed if a Fresh Food Intermodal Hub were to be created and also indicates the potential benefits to the District, County and Region if a Rail Bridge could be created.
Keywords:intermodal, rail transport, fresh food logistics
Subjects:D Veterinary Sciences, Agriculture and related subjects > D600 Food and Beverage studies
D Veterinary Sciences, Agriculture and related subjects > D642 Food and Beverage Delivery
Divisions:College of Science > National Centre for Food Manufacturing
ID Code:2474
Deposited By: Michael Dudbridge
Deposited On:18 May 2010 14:59
Last Modified:13 Mar 2013 08:37

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