Towards Collaborative Optimisation in a Shared-logistics Environment for Pickup and Delivery Operations

Timothy Curtois, Wasakorn Laesanklang, Dario Landa-Silva, Mohammad Mesgarpour, Yi Qu
2017 Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Operations Research and Enterprise Systems  
This paper gives an overview of research work in progress within the COSLE (Collaborative Optimisation in a Shared Logistics Environment) project between the University of Nottingham and Microlise Ltd. This is an R&D project that seeks to develop optimisation technology to enable more efficient collaboration in transportation, particularly real-world operational environments involving pickup and delivery problems. The overall aim of the project is to integrate various optimisation techniques
more » ... o a framework that facilitates collaboration in a shared freight transport logistics environment with the overall goal of reducing empty mileage.
doi:10.5220/0006291004770482 dblp:conf/icores/CurtoisLLMQ17 fatcat:rx4ha65afrfrtkaghpghuhwm64