International Journal of Transportation Engineering and Technology

Special Issue

Emerging Issues in Transport Management, Technology and Integrated Systems for Sustainable Development

  • Submission Deadline: Jun. 10, 2020
  • Status: Submission Closed
  • Lead Guest Editor: Olusegun Adepoju Onifade
About This Special Issue
Based on the fact that, transportation and logistics constitute the major part of locational changes of materials, products and passengers, this special issue is intended to seek for researches that can enhance the various segments of moving people and goods for sustainable development. Sustainable development can be realized when the economy is good enough for all and sundry, when the environment in conducive for habitation and there is high level of social interactions. On these notes, better economy can be achieved with lower transportation cost without value accruable to efficient transportation system. Secondly, the resultant effects of mobility of man and materials should not be inimical to the survival and existence of same. Lastly, the interaction of vehicles, man and transportation infrastructure are the relevant areas for social sustainable development.
There is currently unprecedented development in information systems and technology which is shaping the mode of transportation and business transactions all over the world. Hence, the adoption and adaptation of these systems to enhance transportation and logistics processes cannot be over emphasized. Policy instruments and innovations resulting from technology and effective planning systems can be used to reshape transportation, infrastructures and environmental protection for sustainable development. Therefore, all these issues can be treated within the purview of the following identified areas:
  1. Influence of Integrated transportation system on Marketing for sustainable development
  2. Policy instruments to redesign transportation and logistics for sustainable development
  3. Non-motorized transport for sustainable development
  4. Emergence of Electric Vehicle and its Implications of wet cargo shipment
  5. Influence of Information Systems of Supply Chain Management
  6. Contracts in Transportation, challenges and Prospects for sustainable development
  7. Transport Planning and sustainable development
  8. Airline competition and Online Ticketing – Prospects and Challenges
  9. Maritime Logistics and Supply Chain Management in the 21st Century
Aims and Scope:
  1. Transport
  2. Management
  3. Technology
  4. Integrated
  5. Sustainable
  6. Development
Lead Guest Editor
  • Olusegun Adepoju Onifade

    Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria

Guest Editors
  • Mihaela Stet

    Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Technical University of Cluj Napoca, Baia Mare, Romania

  • Ojekunle Joel

    Transport Management Technology, School of Entrepreneurship and Management Technology, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria

  • Adebambo Somuyiwa

    Transport Management, Ladoke Akintola Univerisity of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria

  • Victor Dosunmu

    Transport Management, Ladoke Akintola Univerisity of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria

  • Adedotun Adenigbo

    School of Management Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria

  • Adesoji Adesanya

    Transport Unit, Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research, Ibadan, Nigeria

  • Kolawole Gbadamosi

    Department of Transport Management Technology, School of Management Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria

  • Ejem Ejem

    Department of Transport Management Technology, FUTO, Owerri, Nigeria

Published Articles
  • Analysis of Transport and Street Addressing Challenges in Oyo State, Nigeria

    Somuyiwa Adebambo Olayinka , Adepoju Olusegun Onifade , Odepidan Omolola Madoh

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2020
    Pages: 30-37
    Received: Feb. 24, 2020
    Accepted: Mar. 12, 2020
    Published: Apr. 08, 2020
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijtet.20200601.15
    Abstract: Proper land use planning system does not only give aesthetic look to an urban area, it also increases accessibility and enhances effective spatial interactions. Mobility in Oyo State, Nigeria has been affected over the years as a result of lack or inaccurate and inadequate street addressing system. The buildings are corrugated without proper deline... Show More