8Dimensions of Semi-Trailer 13.6 x 2.45 x 2.7 m (dimensions may vary)Maximum allowed load capacity kg
9Semi Trailer CapacityThe trailer holds 33 Euro pallets or 26 UK palletsVolume 90 m³Most suitable for palletized cargoCargo can be loaded from the back, from the sides and from the top
10Dimensions of Twin Trailer Tractor vehicle and two seperate trailerCommon trailer lengths are m (may vary)The maximum allowed total length of both trailers is mMaximum allowed load capacity kg
11Twin Trailer Capacity Total volume 110-120 m3 The trailer holds 38 Euro pallets or 30 UK palletsTotal volume m3A full trailer is most suitable for large-volume, lightweight “volume goods” (pillows, bedcovers, wool, soft furniture).Also suitable for lightweight palletsCargo can be loaded from the back, from the sides and from the top
12Dimensions of Jumbo (Mega) Trailer 13.6 x 2.45 x 3 m (the 4 m long front end of the trailer is 2.6 m high)Maximum allowed load capacity kg
13Jumbo (Mega) Trailer Capacity The volume of the trailer is 96 m3Particularly suitable for lightweight, voluminous goodsCargo can be loaded from the back, from the sides and from the top
17PalletsMaximum net weight: kgsMaximum net weight: kgs
18ULD (Unit Load Device) Maximum net weight: 1501 kgs.
19RAILWAYCARLOAD: Basic unit of measurement of freight handling used by railroads.Car types;Boxcar(plain)Boxcar(equipped)Hopper carCovered hopperFlatcarRefrigerator carGondolaTank car
20Standard Boxcar can carry from 70 to 100 tons. carry a wide range of products;rolled paper,pulp,metals,Appliances,any bagged and palletized material.
21Flatcar Provide an open platform. More flexible than other cars ProductsTransformersTractorsSpecialized cargo etcBulkhead Flatcar
22Covered HopperRoof equipped with hatches to load commodity into 2-3 compartments. Bottom of each compartmenet has a gate for unloading.Two groups; small, jumboWeight capacity 70 to 110 tons.Designed for bulk commoditiesOpen-top HopperCarry coal,coke,ore
33Equipment Selection Criterias PayloadPassanger x hour Passanger km / hourCargo quantity x hour Cargo quantity / hourRangeAvailable equipmentMaintanace & RepairSmooth load/dischargeOperating CostFuel efficiencySensitiveness to the environmentSafety and comfortAdditional equipment requiredScrap or second hand cost33