Faculty Advisor

Carrera, Fabio

Faculty Advisor

Zeugner, John F.

Abstract

This project, sponsored by the Consorzio Trasportatori Veneziani Riuniti, located in Venice, Italy assessed the current patterns of the cargo delivery system and demand for goods within the city of Venice, and suggested: new routings and boat assignments based on a point-to-point delivery system, citywide dock locations, new warehouse plans, and loading procedures. Additionally, this project surveyed cargo workers to quantify the widespread support for such dramatic changes within the current system.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2001

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Interdisciplinary Programs

Advisor Department

Humanities and Arts

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