Road Transport Terms

TermsEnglishSet TermDescription
CARGO WAGON -

This is a land vehicle consisting of at least one towing and at most two towed trailers connected to one another.

CARRIAGE DOCUMENT -

An authorization document that lists the characteristics and number of vehicles their owner will use, given as an addendum to the authorization document.

COIL TRANSPORTER SEMI-TRAILER Coil Transporter Trailer with coil wells

This is a semi-trailer manufactured especially for the purpose of carrying loads of similar shape and size, such as cylinder sheet metals. A round cylinder shaped cavity located on the base of the vehicle and extending along the longitudinal axis of the vehicle provides support on both sides when the cargo is loaded simplifying the process of fixing the load onto the vehicle.

COMBINED TRANSPORTATION - Combined

    
This is a non-intermodal type of transportation made using more than one transport vehicle (train, truck, etc.) connected to each other.

COMMISSION -

Fees charged to a driver accepting to transport the load, imposed partially as extra income or to prevent the driver from changing his/her mind about accepting to transport the load.

COMMISSION INVOICE -

Invoice issued in return for a received commission.