global intermodal freight - transportation research 25 global intermodal freight: ... georgia...

Download Global Intermodal Freight - Transportation Research   25 Global Intermodal Freight: ... Georgia (Past Chairman, 1999) Paul P. Skoutelas, CEO, Port Authority of Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Post on 30-Apr-2018

219 views

Category:

Documents

6 download

Embed Size (px)

TRANSCRIPT

  • TRANSPORTATIONRESEARCHBOARD

    NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL

    Global Intermodal Freight

    State of Readiness for the 21st Century

    Report of a Conference

    C O N F E R E N C E P R O C E E D I N G S 2 5TRA

    NSP

    OR

    TA

    TIO

    N R

    ESE

    AR

    CH

    BO

    AR

    DN

    atio

    nal

    Res

    earc

    h C

    ou

    nci

    l2

    10

    1 C

    on

    stit

    uti

    on

    Ave

    nu

    e,N

    WW

    ash

    ing

    ton

    ,DC

    20

    41

    8

    AD

    DR

    ESS

    SE

    RV

    ICE

    RE

    QU

    EST

    ED

    ISBN 0-309-07208-5

    NO

    N-P

    RO

    FIT

    OR

    G.

    U.S

    .PO

    STA

    GE

    PAID

    WA

    SHIN

    GT

    ON

    ,D.C

    .P

    ERM

    IT N

    O.8

    970

    PROC

    EEDIN

    GS 25

    Global In

    termodal Freigh

    t:State of Readin

    ess for the 21st C

    entury

    TR

    B

  • TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD 2001 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE*

    Chairman: John M. Samuels, Senior Vice President, Operations Planning and Support, Norfolk SouthernCorporation, Norfolk, Virginia

    Vice Chairman: E. Dean Carlson, Secretary of Transportation, Kansas Department of Transportation, TopekaExecutive Director: Robert E. Skinner, Jr., Transportation Research Board

    William D. Ankner, Director, Rhode Island Department of Transportation, ProvidenceThomas F. Barry, Jr., Secretary of Transportation, Florida Department of Transportation, TallahasseeJack E. Buffington, Associate Director and Research Professor, Mack-Blackwell National Rural Transportation Study

    Center, University of Arkansas, FayettevilleSarah C. Campbell, President, TransManagement, Inc., Washington, D.C.Joanne F. Casey, President, Intermodal Association of North America, Greenbelt, MarylandJames C. Codell III, Secretary, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, FrankfortJohn L. Craig, Director, Nebraska Department of Roads, LincolnRobert A. Frosch, Senior Research Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, John F. Kennedy

    School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts Gorman Gilbert, Director, Oklahoma Transportation Center, Oklahoma State University, StillwaterGenevieve Giuliano, Professor, School of Policy, Planning, and Development, University of Southern California,

    Los AngelesLester A. Hoel, L.A. Lacy Distinguished Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Virginia,

    Charlottesville (Past Chairman, 1986)H. Thomas Kornegay, Executive Director, Port of Houston Authority, Houston, TexasBradley L. Mallory, Secretary of Transportation, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, HarrisburgMichael D. Meyer, Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology,

    AtlantaJeff P. Morales, Director of Transportation, California Department of Transportation, SacramentoJeffrey R. Moreland, Executive Vice PresidentLaw and Chief of Staff, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway,

    Fort Worth, TexasJohn P. Poorman, Staff Director, Capital District Transportation Committee, Albany, New YorkCatherine L. Ross, Executive Director, Georgia Regional Transportation Agency, AtlantaWayne Shackelford, Senior Vice President, Gresham Smith & Partners, Alpharetta, Georgia (Past Chairman, 1999)Paul P. Skoutelas, CEO, Port Authority of Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaMichael S. Townes, Executive Director, Transportation District Commission of Hampton Roads, Hampton, VirginiaMartin Wachs, Director, Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Berkeley (Past Chairman,

    2000)Michael W. Wickham, Chairman and CEO, Roadway Express, Inc., Akron, OhioJames A. Wilding, President and CEO, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, Alexandria, VirginiaM. Gordon Wolman, Professor of Geography and Environmental Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University,

    Baltimore, Maryland

    Mike Acott, President, National Asphalt Pavement Association, Lanham, Maryland (ex officio)Edward A. Brigham, Acting Deputy Administrator, Research and Special Programs Administration, U.S. Department

    of Transportation (ex officio)Bruce J. Carlton, Acting Deputy Administrator, Maritime Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation

    (ex officio)Julie A. Cirillo, Assistant Administrator and Chief Safety Officer, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration,

    U.S. Department of Transportation (ex officio)Susan M. Coughlin, Director and Chief Operating Officer, The American Trucking Associations Foundation, Inc.,

    Alexandria, Virginia (ex officio)Jennifer L. Dorn, Administrator, Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation (ex officio)Robert B. Flowers (Lt. Gen., U.S. Army), Chief of Engineers and Commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,

    Washington, D.C. (ex officio)Harold K. Forsen, Foreign Secretary, National Academy of Engineering, Washington, D.C. (ex officio)Jane F. Garvey, Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation (ex officio)Thomas J. Gross, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Transportation Technologies, U.S. Department of Energy

    (ex officio)Edward R. Hamberger, President and CEO, Association of American Railroads, Washington, D.C. (ex officio)John C. Horsley, Executive Director, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials,

    Washington, D.C. (ex officio)James M. Loy (Adm., U.S. Coast Guard), Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard, Washington, D.C. (ex officio)William W. Millar, President, American Public Transportation Association, Washington, D.C. (ex officio)

    (Past Chairman, 1992)Margo T. Oge, Director, Office of Transportation and Air Quality, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,

    Washington, D.C. (ex officio)Valentin J. Riva, President and CEO, American Concrete Pavement Association, Skokie, Illinois (ex officio)Jon Allan Rutter, Administrator, Federal Railroad Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation (ex officio)Vincent F. Schimmoller, Deputy Executive Director, Federal Highway Administration, U.S. Department of

    Transportation (ex officio)Ashish K. Sen, Director, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation (ex officio)L. Robert Shelton III, Executive Director, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, U.S. Department of

    Transportation (ex officio)Michael R. Thomas, Director, Applications Division, Office of Earth Sciences Enterprise, National Aeronautics and

    Space Administration, Washington, D.C. (ex officio)

    * Membership as of August 2001.

  • C O N F E R E N C E P R O C E E D I N G S 2 5

    Global Intermodal FreightState of Readiness for the 21st Century

    Report of a Conference

    February 2326, 2000Long Beach, California

    Committee on the Intermodal Challenge: Freight Transportation Issues for the 21st Century

    Sponsored by

    Transportation Research Board

    Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

    U.S. Department of Transportation

    Office of Intermodalism

    Federal Highway Administration

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Maritime Administration

    U.S. Coast Guard

    NATIONAL ACADEMY PRESS

    WASHINGTON, D.C.

    2001

    TRANSPORTATIONRESEARCHBOARD

    NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL

  • Transportation Research Board Conference Proceedings 25ISSN 1073-1652ISBN 0-309-07208-5

    Subscriber CategoriesI planning, administration, and environmentVII railVIII freight transportation (multimodal)IX marine transportation

    Transportation Research Board publications are available by ordering individual publications directly from theTRB Business Office, through the Internet at www.trb.org (or www.national-academies.org/trb), or by annualsubscription through organizational or individual affiliation with TRB. Affiliates and library subscribers areeligible for substantial discounts. For further information, contact the Transportation Research Board Busi-ness Office, National Research Council, 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418 (telephone202-334-3214; fax 202-334-2519; or e-mail TRBsales@nas.edu).

    Printed in the United States of America

    NOTICE: The project that is the subject of this report was approved by the Governing Board of the Na-tional Research Council, whose members are drawn from the councils of the National Academy of Sci-ences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine. The members of the com-mittee responsible for the report were chosen for their special competencies and with regard for appropriatebalance.

    This report has been reviewed by a group other than the authors according to the procedures approved by aReport Review Committee consisting of members of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academyof Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine.

    The views expressed in the presentations and papers contained in this report are those of the authors and donot necessarily reflect the views of the committee, the Transportation Research Board, the National ResearchCouncil, or the sponsors of the conference.

    The conference was sponsored by the Transportation Research Board, the Defense Advanced ResearchProjects Agency of the U.S. Department of Defense, and the following organizations within the U.S. De-partment of Transportation: the Office of Intermodalism, the Federal Highway Administration, the FederalRailroad Administration, the Maritime Administration, and the U.S. Coast Guard.

    Committee on the Intermodal Challenge: Freight Transportation Issues for the 21st CenturyM. John Vickerman, TranSystems Corporation (Cochair)C. Michael Walton, University of Texas at Austin (Cochair)Donald Cameron, BOSE Cor

Recommended

View more >