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Dr Gavin S Bailey PG Cert BA, BSc(Hons), MSc, EngD

Visiting Researcher

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Gavin Bailey is a Visiting Researcher within the Transportation Research Group, within Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of Southampton.

With ever growing urban populations and their increasing demands from online ordering, focussing on sustainable freight management has never been more important

Whilst at TRG he worked as the Development Manager for the Delivery and Servicing Plan project which seeks to audit the internal operations and freight activities of public and private sector institutions within Southampton City and the Isle of Wight. This work forms part of the Southampton City Council’s Urban Freight Strategy. He is involved in several research areas:

His work with Southampton City Council follows on from his Doctoral Engineering Thesis ‘Developing Sustainable Supply Chains for Healthcare’, sponsored by Transport for London and in association with Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Previous to his academic career he worked as a consultant in the transport sector, working for the London Underground, MVA Consultancy (Systra) and URS Scott Wilson (AECOM), in their strategic and pedestrian planning divisions, working on projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Handball Arena, Victoria Station Upgrade, Dubai Metro and a number of Crossrail stations within the City of London, specifically dynamic microsimulation of the pedestrian environment.

Research interests

Sustainable urban freight solutions

Research group

Transportation Group

Research project(s)

Southampton DSP (Delivery and Servicing Plans)

The Southampton Delivery and Servicing Plans (Southampton DSP) project works with public bodies and private businesses to develop a sustainable strategy for managing their freight vehicle activity.

Since Jan 2015 – DSP Development Manager for the Southampton City Council Urban Freight Strategy

Demonstrator / Tutor for Transport and Environment module

Dr Gavin S Bailey
Engineering, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton. SO17 1BJ United Kingdom

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