Road Transport Terms

TermsEnglishSet TermDescription
MEGA SEMI-TRAILER Mega semi-trailer Mega trailer

    
Semi-trailers in 13.60m x 2.50m x 3.00m dimensions with a volume of 102m³.

MIDDLEMAN -

    
Refers to the person who finds appropriate transport for the shipper and charges the owner of the vehicle.

PALLET -

The platform used in storage and shipment, manufactured from various materials and on which the material is placed.

PARTIAL DISTRIBUTION -

Types of orders whereby the vehicle capacity is consigned to more than one customer or whereby customers need to go to more than one point.

PAYLOAD - Load Limit

Also referred to as payload. It means the maximum load limit of a vehicle.

PERMANENT VEHICLE -

Spot vehicle assigned to constant shipment operations.