Author Archives: Anouk Pelser

Business Tour Dispuut Transportkunde Pandora – SEW Eurodrive

On one of our final days in China, we visited SEW Eurodrive in Suzhou (a city 100km west of Shanghai). SEW Eurodrive is a manufacturer of motors, gearboxes and electrical components. At the Suzhou mainly gearboxes are assembled, around 300.000 … Continue reading

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Business Tour Dispuut Transportkunde Pandora – Philips

The second Thursday of the tour started quite early when compared to the, still intensive, cultural program of Beijing. Today the group was headed towards PETEC: Philips Electronics TEChnology, a production plant part of the Royal Dutch Philips company. We … Continue reading

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Business Tour Dispuut Transportkunde Pandora – ZPMC

ZPMC stands for Zhenhua Port Machinery Company which is the old name for Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Company. This Chinese company produces port machinery for example quay cranes, container spreader and other large steel structures used in ports all around … Continue reading

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Business Tour Dispuut Transportkunde Pandora – APM Terminals & Engineering Services

Company: APM Terminals Crane & Engineering Services The first visit of the Business Tour was a day-visit, with in the morning a visit to the office of APM Terminals Crane & Engineering Services (CES) and afterwards a visit to the … Continue reading

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Transit-Oriented Development: does easy access to the railway station increase train use?

Author: Kees Maat and Christa Hubers Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment Delft University of Technology Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) is the strategy to urbanise around railway stations in order to increase train ridership. However, the success highly depends on … Continue reading

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Best-Worst Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Method

Author: Jafar Rezaei Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management Delft University of Technology Decision-making is part of our daily life. We have to choose. Choosing is difficult. For some decision-making problems, we have standard measures (or tools), for some we … Continue reading

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