The primary goal of this paper is to propose a methodology for the choice of an appropriate vessel type under the specific condition of floating distribution center. The right choice of the appropriate type of vessel has a fundamental influence on the long-term success of city logistic projects with water transport. In this paper, we propose a methodology for vessel choice according to its inner layout and technology of handling. The possibility of an application in practice will be defined for each option.
Progress in Material Handling Research: 2016
Seidlova, Andrea and Sourek, David, "Methodology for Choosing an Appropriate Inland Vessels as a Floating Distribution Centers" (2016). 14th IMHRC Proceedings (Karlsruhe, Germany – 2016). 28.