Sönke Behrends

Forskarassistent at Chalmers, Technology Management and Economics, Service Management and Logistics

Sönke Behrends is a PhD at the division of Service Management and Logistics, Department of Technology Management and Economics. He presented his doctoral thesis “Urban freight transport sustainability – The interaction of urban freight and intermodal transport” at this department in 2012. His research field is sustainable freight transport with focus on urban freight and intermodal road-rail transport. He teaches in master courses in the field of sustainable transport and logistics.

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Projects

2016–2018

Suburban logistics - efficient use of infrastructure

Ivan Sanchez-Diaz Service Management and Logistics
Sönke Behrends Service Management and Logistics
Region Västra Götaland
VINNOVA

2015–2018

DenCity

Sönke Behrends Service Management and Logistics
VINNOVA

2015–2015

DENCITY

Sönke Behrends Logistics & Transportation
Maria Lindholm Logistics & Transportation
VINNOVA

2015–2015

Suburban logistics - efficient use of infrastructure (pre-study)

Sönke Behrends Logistics & Transportation
VINNOVA

2015–2016

Freight transport in lanes dedicated for public transport - evaluation and concept development

Sönke Behrends Logistics & Transportation
Swedish Energy Agency

2014–2016

Off-peak city distribution, research stage 1

Sönke Behrends Logistics & Transportation
VINNOVA

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Publications

2017

Burden or opportunity for modal shift? – Embracing the urban dimension of intermodal road-rail transport

Sönke Behrends
Journal of Logic and Computation. Vol. 59, p. 10-16
Journal article
2016

Factors Influencing the Performance of Urban Consolidation Schemes

Sönke Behrends
Commercial Transport, 2nd Interdisciplinary Conference on Production, Logistics and Traffic Location, TU Dortmund Univ, Dortmund, Germany, Jul 21-22, 2015, p. 351-367
Paper in proceedings
2016

Recent developments in urban logistics research – a review of the proceedings of the International Conference on City Logistics 2009 – 2013

Sönke Behrends
Transportation Research Procedia: 9th International Conference on City Logistics 2015; Tenerife; Spain; 17 June 2015 through 19 June 2015. Vol. 12, p. 278 - 287
Paper in proceedings
2016

Analyzing barriers, drivers and structure of a combined waterway system for transport of goods to- and waste from the dense urban areas.

Martin Svanberg, Sönke Behrends, Christian Finnsgård et al
Conference contribution
2015

The modal shift potential of intermodal line-Trains from a haulier's perspective: Drivers and barriers in the mode choice process

Sönke Behrends
World Review of Intermodal Transportation Research. Vol. 5 (4), p. 369-386
Journal article
2014

Slutrapport Sendsmart

Maria Lindholm, Sönke Behrends, Monica Billger et al
Report
2013

Measures available to local authorities to support sustainable modal shift strategies

Sönke Behrends
Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on City Logistics, p. 316-329
Paper in proceedings
2012

Challenges in urban freight transport planning - A review in the Baltic Sea Region

Maria Lindholm, Sönke Behrends
Journal of Transport Geography. Vol. 22, p. 129-136
Journal article
2012

Urban freight transport sustainability – Towards a strategic framework

Sönke Behrends
Nofoma 2012 - Proceedings of the 24th annual nordic logistics research network conference, p. 40-56
Paper in proceedings
2012

The urban context of intermodal road-rail transport - Threat or opportunity for modal shift?

Sönke Behrends
Proocedings of the 7th International Conference on City Logistics, 7-9 June 2011, Mallorca, Spain. Vol. 39, p. 463-475
Paper in proceedings
2012

The effect of transhipment costs on the performance of intermodal line-trains

Sönke Behrends, Jonas Flodén
Logistics Research. Vol. 4 (3-4), p. 127-136
Journal article
2012

The Significance of the Urban Context for the Sustainability Performance of Intermodal Road-rail Transport

Sönke Behrends
Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Vol. 54, p. 375-386
Journal article
2011

Assessing the Effects of Longer Vehicles: The Case of Pre- and Post-haulage in Intermodal Transport Chains

Rickard Bergqvist, Sönke Behrends
Transport Reviews. Vol. 31 (5), p. 591-602
Journal article
2010

The effect of fast transhipment technology on the potential for intermodal freight transport

Sönke Behrends, Jonas Flodén
Selected proceedings of the 12th World Conference on Transport Research Society, p. 18-
Paper in proceedings
2010

Assessing actions towards sustainable logistics : a framework

Vendela Santén, Sönke Behrends
Paper in proceedings
2010

Innovation drivers and barriers in intermodal freight transport

Johan Woxenius, Sönke Behrends
Conference contribution
2010

Novel rail transport services

Sönke Behrends, Jonas Flodén, Johan Woxenius et al
Report
2010

Sustainable freight transport principles and their implications for intermodal transport

Sönke Behrends
NOFOMA conference, 10-11 June 2010, Kolding, Denmark, p. 1033-1048
Paper in proceedings
2010

Efficient Intermodal Pre and Post Haulage

Rickard Bergqvist, Sönke Behrends
Paper in proceedings
2010

A holistic approach to challenges in urban freight transport planning

Maria Lindholm, Sönke Behrends
Paper in proceedings
2009

Sustainable Freight Transport from an Urban Perspective

Sönke Behrends
Licentiate thesis
2008

Different cities, common challenges? An analysis of urban freight transport developments and strategies in the Baltic Sea Region

Maria Lindholm, Sönke Behrends
Proceedings from Logistics Research Network Annual Conference, p. 115-120
Paper in proceedings
2008

The impact of urban freight transport: a definition of sustainability from an actors perspective

Sönke Behrends, Maria Lindholm, Johan Woxenius
Transportation Planning and Technology. Vol. 31 (6), p. 693-713
Journal article
2008

The impact of urban freight transport: a definition of sustainability from an actors perspective

Sönke Behrends, Maria Lindholm, Johan Woxenius
Transportation Planning and Technology. Vol. 31 (6), p. 693-713
Journal article