Also known as ‘tractor-semi trailer’ or ‘long hauler’. This consists of a driver’s cab without loading area and a (interchangeable) semi-trailer. The driver’s cab does not therefore transport any goods. It merely pulls the semi-trailer which transports
A silo is a large storage unit for bulk goods. In rural areas, for example, silos measuring between 10 and 20 meters are used to store cereal. They are cylindrical in shape and made of concrete, stone, steel, wood or plastic.
All small sized goods which are transported and loaded as individual ‘items’ i.e. all items which do not require special additional transport containers and can be transported by truck, container or air.
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This is an interchangeable vehicle body for loading goods. Swap trailers are standardized and can be attached and detached without any on-site technical assistance. They are also used for public transport (tram/train).