Freight Systems

Freight Systems

The performance of freight transportation systems depends on numerous and complex interactions between engineering, economic, and political influences. We have developed an internationally-recognized reputation as leading experts in freight transport systems analysis and are sought for our ability to develop informed and innovate solutions to complex freight transportation problems. Our expertise in strategic planning, policy analysis and evaluation, and innovative solutions results from our long-term engagement and collaboration with industry, and leading-edge research. We provide technical expertise with data analytics and strategic planning in the following areas:

  • Truck and rail operations.
  • Intermodal freight transportation.
  • Truck size and weight policy.
  • Urban goods movement.

Sample Projects

  • Study to Determine the Economic Value and Network Capacity Requirements for Potential Expansion of the Long Combination Vehicle Program in Ontario.
  • U.S. Federal Highway Administration Comprehensive Truck Size and Weight Limits Study: Compliance Comparative Analysis.
  • Freight-Supportive Guidelines.
  • Issues and Options for Improved Freight Transportation in Costa Rica