Transportation facility with one or more of the following roles:

  1.  System access: terminals are points at which freight enters and leaves the transportation system.
  2. Freight consolidation/distribution
  3. Mode transfer: freight may change from one mode to another, for example, rail to truck.
  4. Vehicle transfer: within a single mode, freight may transfer from one vehicle to another.
  5. Storage and warehousing
  6. Fleet maintenance

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