The Urban Freight Lab is a structured work group comprised of senior executives from retail and wholesale companies, logistics and goods delivery firms, and public transportation agencies.

Urban Freight Lab members at December 2019 meeting.
Photo by Urban Freight Lab.

 UFL Members

Service / Product UFL Members
Carriers and Shippers
  • Amazon
  • PepsiCo
  • UPS
  • Amazon
Infrastructure and Operations Technology Providers
  • Automotus
  • Grid Smarter Cities
  • REEF
Real Estate
  • Terreno Realty Corporation
Vehicle and Vehicle Part Manufacturers
  • Coaster Cycles
  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Motors
  • Michelin


Our membership provides new capacity for the University of Washington to engage with firms in applied research projects at the forefront of goods delivery system management. The SCTL Center provides value to partners through membership in the Urban Freight Lab (UFL).

UFL members at take part in applied research projects to improve the operations of urban goods delivery systems and help identify priority problems for future research. We are a living laboratory comprised of retailers, truck freight carriers and parcel companies, technology companies supporting transportation and logistics, multifamily residential and retail/commercial building developers and operators, the City of Seattle Department of Transportation and City of Bellevue Transportation Department.

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