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Pre-feasibility study for an Underground Container Transport System for the Deurganckdock in the port of Antwerp

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Dutch title: Voorhaalbaarheidsstudie (pre-feasibility study) voor een Ondergronds Logistiek Systeem (OLS) met het oog op een kostenefficiënte integratie van het containerproject Deurganckdok in de haven van Antwerpen
Period: January 2005 till December 2006
Status: Completed

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Abstract:
The Deurganckdock container dock is expected to induce significant container traffic between the left bank and the right bank of the river Scheldt in the port of Antwerp. The current hinterland transportation modes might not be able to accommodate this increase in container traffic. This research project is a pre-feasibility study to explore the potential of an underground container transport system for moving containers between both river banks.

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