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A satellite navigation system to improve the management of intermodal drayage [Article]
The intermodal transport chain can become more efficient by means of a good organization of the drayage movements. Drayage in intermodal container terminals involves the pick up or delivery of containers at customer ...
Simulation-optimisation models for the dynamic berth allocation problem [Article]
Container terminals are designed to provide support for the continuous changes in container ships. The most common schemes used for dock management are based on discrete and continuous locations. In view of the ...
Applying Renewable Energy Technologies in an Integrated Optimization Method for Residential Building’s Design [Article]
Designing a Zero Energy Building (ZEB) requires an optimal choice of the materials of a building envelope. Different material properties and window areas could be selected to generate a set of possibilities of the design ...
Decision support system for planning telecommunication networks: a case study applied to the Andalusian region [Article]
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2001)
Network planning is essential to design real Broadband Integrated Services Digital Networks (B-ISDN). This paper presents an OR application to the design of an optic fibre network for the andalusian region. The economical ...
Design of general-purpose sampling strategies for geometric shape measurement [Article]
(Inderscience Enterprises Ltd., 2011)
Quality inspection is a preliminary step for different further analyses (process monitoring, control and optimisation) and requires one to select a measuring strategy, i.e., number and location of measurement points. This ...