The SIMTAG project focuses on the safety and security aspects of multi-modal freight transport, and sets out to prove that the same technology used to improve safety and security can also enhance transportation efficiency and customer service without a net increase in costs. The project involves identification of a means of risk reduction and efficiency improvement in the intermodal supply chain, with practical demonstration of revised procedures and systems on two intermodal distribution processes.
The objectives of the SIMTAG project were to demonstrate that:
January 2003 - December 2004, funding through the EC Directorate General for Transport and Energy
Thomas Miller & Co (coordinator), BP, Crompton, Dekra, ERTICO, Isotank, Mettle, TRI-MEX, United Transport Tankcontainers
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