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Operations research at container terminals: a literature update. (English) Zbl 1133.90313
Summary: The current decade sees a considerable growth in worldwide container transportation and with it an indispensable need for optimization. Also the interest in and availability of academic literatures as well as case reports are almost exploding. With this paper an earlier survey [D. Steenken, S. Voß and R. Stahlbock, OR Spectrum 26, No. 1, 3–49 (2004; Zbl 1160.90322)] which proved to be of utmost importance for the community is updated and extended to provide the current state of the art in container terminal operations and operations research.

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90B06 Transportation, logistics and supply chain management
90-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to operations research and mathematical programming
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