Lect20 - Chris Caplice ESD.260/15.770/1.260 Logistics Systems Nov 2006 Transportation Management Fundamental Concepts © Chris Caplice MIT 2 MIT

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Unformatted text preview: Chris Caplice ESD.260/15.770/1.260 Logistics Systems Nov 2006 Transportation Management Fundamental Concepts © Chris Caplice, MIT 2 MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics – ESD.260 Agenda Introduction to Freight Transportation Levels of Transportation Networks ¡ Physical ¡ Operational ¡ Service Impact of Transportation on Planning © Chris Caplice, MIT 3 MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics – ESD.260 Case Study: Shoes from China How should I ship my shoes from Shenzhen to Kansas City? ¡ Shoes are manufactured, labeled, and packed at plant ¡ ~4.5M shoes shipped per year from this plant ¡ 6,000 to 6,500 shoes shipped per container (~700-750 FEUs / year) ¡ Value of pair of shoes ~$35 Source: Chiu MLOG 2005 Map showing Shenzhen, China and Kansas City, US removed due to copyright restrictions. © Chris Caplice, MIT 4 MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics – ESD.260 Pallets vs Slipsheets 48 x 40 in. pallet is most popular in US (27% of all pallets—no other size over 5%) 1200 x 800 mm "Euro-Pallet" is the standard pallet in Europe Images of pallets removed due to copyright restrictions. © Chris Caplice, MIT 5 MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics – ESD.260 Containers Characteristics ¡ Airtight, Stackable, Lockable International ISO Sizes (8.5’ x 8’) ¡ TEU (20 ft) ¢ Volume 33 M 3 ¢ Total Payload 24.8 kkg ¡ FEU (40 ft) ¢ Volume 67 M 3 ¢ Total Payload 28.8 kkg Domestic US (~9’ x 8.25’) ¡ 53 ft long ¢ Volume 111 M 3 ¢ Total Payload 20.5 kkg Images removed due to copyright restrictions. © Chris Caplice, MIT 6 MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics – ESD.260 Inland Transport @ Origin 3 Port Options ¡ Shekou (30k) ¢ Truck ¡ Yantian (20k) ¢ Rail ¢ Truck ¡ Hong Kong (32k) ¢ Rail ¢ Truck ¢ Barge In Hong Kong ¡ 9 container terminals Figure by MIT OCW. © Chris Caplice, MIT 7 MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics – ESD.260 Ocean Shipping Options 40 shipping lines visit these ports each w/ many options Examples: ¡ APL – APX-Atlantic Pacific Express Service ¢ Origins: Hong Kong (Sat) -> Kaohsiung, Pusan, Kobe, Tokyo ¢ Stops: Miami (25 days), Savannah (27), Charleston (28), New York (30) ¡ CSCL – American Asia Southloop ¢ Origins: Yantian (Sat) -> Hong Kong, Pusan Figure by MIT OCW. New Kowloon Victoria CHINA United States Canada Mexico Shenzhen Plant Kansas City DC ¢ Stops: Port of Los Angeles (16.5 days) © Chris Caplice, MIT 8 MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics – ESD.260 Inland Transportation in US M e x i c o U n i t e d S t a t e s Los Angeles Miami Savannah New York Port of Miami Port of Savannah Port of Los Angeles / Long Beach. Port of New York Kansas City DC Kansas City Figure by MIT OCW. © Chris Caplice, MIT 9 MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics – ESD.260 Port of New York / New Jersey Minneapolis/ St. Paul Milwaukee Chicago Detroit Indianapolis Fort Wayne Toledo Pittsburgh Albany Ayer Worcester Washington D.C....
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Lect20 - Chris Caplice ESD.260/15.770/1.260 Logistics Systems Nov 2006 Transportation Management Fundamental Concepts © Chris Caplice MIT 2 MIT

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