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Webinar: Lessons from the Off-Hour Delivery Program in New York City, August 15, 2013

The Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF) Center of Excellence for Sustainable Urban Freight Systems (CoE-SUFS) is pleased to announce the first of its Peer-to-Peer Exchange Programs on August 15, 2013 at 11AM EST. The Peer-to-Peer Exchange Program is designed to share

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Workshop on Urban Freight Transport: A Global Perspective in Bogota, Colombia from July 22nd to July 23rd, 2013

Workshop on Urban Freight Transport: A Global Perspective in Bogota, Colombia from July 22nd to July 23rd, 2013 Link: https://seminariocargaurbana.uniandes.edu.co/

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Workshop on Urban Freight Transport: A Global Perspective in Sao Paulo from July 19th to July 20th, 2013

The impacts produced by freight activities are profound and complex; because while the freight system is a crucial contributor to a vibrant economy and a key determinant to quality of life, it is also a major source of environmental pollution,

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Workshop on Urban Freight Transport: A Global Perspective in IIT Madras, India from June 24th to June 25th, 2013

Workshop on Urban Freight Transport: A Global Perspective in IIT Madras, India from June 24th to June 25th, 2013 Link: http://coeut.iitm.ac.in/UFT

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COE-SUFS Director, Dr. Jose Holguin-Veras, was appointed as a Member of the National Freight Advisory Committee

COE-SUFS Director, Dr. Jose Holguin-Veras, was appointed as a Member of the National Freight Advisory Committee. http://www.dot.gov/briefing-room/us-transportation-secretary-lahood-announces-national-freight-advisory-committee

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Rensselaer Professor Jose Holguín-Veras Honored by White House as “Transportation Champion of Change”

Rensselaer Professor Jose Holguín-Veras Honored by White House as “Transportation Champion of Change” http://news.rpi.edu/luwakkey/3036?destination=node/13562

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Volvo Funds Sustainable Urban Freight Research

Link: http://www.michelinchallengebibendum.com/en/NEWS-AND-PUBLICATIONS/News/Volvo-FundsSustainable-Urban-Freight-Research

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Rensselaer Launches New Center of Excellence for Sustainable Urban Freight Systems

Led by Rensselaer Professor Jose Holguín-Veras, New $4 Million Center Is Designated by the Volvo Research and Educational Foundations as a Center of Excellence Troy, N.Y. – Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute today announced the launch of its new Center for Sustainable

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Alumni Michael Della Rocca ‘77 Honored for His Accomplishments

Mr. Michael Della Rocca was honored during the RPI Center for Infrastructure, Transportation and the Environment (CITE) reception at Transportation Research Board in Washington. A distinguished friend and alumnus of RPI, Della Rocca was honored for his outstanding accomplishments in

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