FreightShare Lab project to help tackle freight inefficiencies


 

Work has started on FreightShare Lab (FSL), a collaborative research project focused on tackling transport inefficiencies associated with empty and partially laden truck running. The project is co-funded by Innovate UK and aims to demonstrate how strategic data and asset sharing between multiple road/rail carriers and shippers can reduce empty running and under-utilisation of freight vehicles. It will run for 30 months and intends to provide real-world validation of a feasibility study conducted by World Business Council for Sustainable Development […]