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    • Possible repair methods of concrete retaining wall 

      Saliba, Nicolass; Bartuška, Ladislav (University of Zilina, 2013)
      This document gives instruction and information about remediation of transport retaining walls. Concrete and reinforced concrete retaining walls in terms of proposal and workmanship in comparison with many other structures ...
    • The Genesis and Metamorphoses of Risk 

      Klieštik, Tomáš; Birtus, Miloš (University of Zilina, 2013)
      Each business activity and also an individual person face risk every day. But what is risk? People have different attitudes to risk. Natural survival instincts make some people use all possible means to avoid injury or ...
    • The measurement of contact surface of dunnage bag used for cargo securing in different gaps between cargo 

      Jagelčák, Juraj; Vrábel, Ján; Pauliak, Matej (University of Zilina, 2013)
      This article provides comparison between the measured values of dunnage bag restraining forces and calculated values of restraining forces according to the draft version of Guidelines for Packing of Cargo Transport Units ...
    • Measurement of the braking distance in dependence on the momentary vehicle weight 

      Šarkan, Branislav; Holeša, Lukáš; Ivánek, Peter (University of Zilina, 2013)
      The braking distance is one of the most important features of the braking system of a vehicle during its operation. The distance depends on many factors related to technical part of the vehicle, road surface or the ...
    • The Risk Analysis in Public Passenger Transport 

      Poliak, Miloš; Semanová, Štefánia; Kilianová, Katarína (University of Zilina, 2013)
      The paper deals with the risks related to providing public passenger transport. The risks are divided into two groups: cost and revenue risks. The paper describes possibilities of risk allocation among contracting parties ...
    • The analysis of safety on Polish roads between 2000 - 2010 

      Jaśkiewicz, Marek; Jurecki, Rafał S. (University of Zilina, 2013)
      This article provides an assessment of the security situation on Polish roads. Statistical data on road accidents that occurred in different provinces in late 2000 - 2010 were analysed and the attention was drawn to the ...
    • Optimization of Fuel Costs Using the Information System 

      Halaj, Dušan (University of Zilina, 2013)
      The paper deals with optimizing fuel consumption through the use of information system in road freight transport. The aim is to calculate and compare the costs for an operation with the information system as well as without it.
    • Transport and Communications - celé číslo 1/2013 

      Unknown author (University of Zilina, 2013)
    • The Application of Automatic Identification Technologies by the Czech Post 

      Zeman, Daniel; Juránková, Petra; Švadlenka, Libor (University of Zilina, 2013)
      This article deals with the question of practical use of automatic identification technologies in postal sector, with special focus on using barcode technologies and radio frequency identification in Czech Post. After ...
    • SWOT analysis of the Slovak inland waterway transport 

      Hricová, Romana (University of Zilina, 2013)
      The paper deals with SWOT analysis of Slovak rivers. Although Slovak Republic is situated in the Central Europe, waterways are relatively short and not branched. Inland waterway includes commercial, sporting and tourist ...
    • Efficient Transport System in Urban Environment 

      Gogola, Marian (University of Zilina, 2013)
      Many cities are currently facing to problems with the functioning of their transport infrastructure resulting mainly from congestions and the increasing trend of individual car usage. The call for solving and proposing ...
    • Transport and Communications - celé číslo 2/2013 

      Unknown author (University of Zilina, 2013)
    • Evaluation of Effectiveness of Regional Airports in Central Europe by Data Envelope Analysis 

      Stryčeková, Ivana; Tomová, Anna (University of Zilina, 2013)
      In the paper we evaluate economic efficiency of 20 regional airports in Central Europe (Bratislava capital airport including) within 2004 – 2010 using input oriented data envelope analysis (DEA) with constant return on ...
    • Increasing the Safety of Railway Crossings 

      Nedeliaková, Eva; Nedeliak, Ivan; Búda, Martin (University of Zilina, 2013)
      This article is focused on improving safety at railway crossings and points of active and passive safety features. Following these general safety rules we can reduce or eliminate the risks that increasingly affect the ...
    • Comparative Assessment of CI Engine Response 

      Ambrozik, Andrzej; Ambrozik, Tomasz; Kurczyński, Dariusz; Łagowski, Piotr (University of Zilina, 2014)
      The response of the piston internal combustion engine provides an important indicator to assess the engine ability to adapt to constantly varying load conditions in its operation. It is the main criterion by which engines ...
    • Different Allocation Systems 

      Letanovská, Mária (University of Zilina, 2014)
      Based on the London´s airports example it is obvious that there are differences between 3rd level airports. If the same coordination system would be introduced within various coordinated airports it could lead to various ...
    • Choosing the Suitable Method for Multimodal Logistics Object Location in the Slovak Republic and Setting up the Criteria Matrix 

      Stopka, Ondrej; Šimková, Ivana (University of Zilina, 2014)
      This paper deals with the choosing of a suitable method for multimodal logistics object location in the Slovak Republic. The paper also describes several methods concerning the multimodal logistics object location in ...
    • Fuel Impact on the Response of AD3.152 UR Engine 

      Ambrozik, Andrzej; Ambrozik, Tomasz; Kurczyński, Dariusz; Łagowski, Piotr (University of Zilina, 2014)
      The paper presents results of investigations into the AD3.152 UR engine running on five fuels: commercial diesel oil DO, rapeseed oil fatty acid methyl esters FAME and their blends B10 (90% DO + 10% FAME), B20 (80% DO ...
    • Software Architecture of an Information System for Aviation Broker Center 

      Krajčovič, Gregor; Horňáková, Silvia (University of Zilina, 2014)
      This article describes an information system concept designed to provide large amounts of geospatial data to the public. It addresses specific software design challenges, including wide computational power and storage ...
    • Transport and Communications - celé číslo 1/2014 

      Unknown author (University of Zilina, 2014)