project . 2018 - 2021 . Closed

COREALIS

Capacity with a pOsitive enviRonmEntal and societAL footprInt: portS in the future era
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  • Funder: European CommissionProject code: 768994 Call for proposal: H2020-MG-2017-Two-Stages
  • Funded under: H2020 | RIA Overall Budget: 5,150,540 EURFunder Contribution: 5,150,540 EUR
  • Status: Closed
  • Start Date
    01 May 2018
    End Date
    30 Apr 2021
  • Detailed project information (CORDIS)
Description
Ports are essential for the European economy; 74% of goods exported or imported to the EU are transported via its seaports. At the same time, the challenges they face are only getting greater: Volumes of cargo increase while they also arrive in a shrinking number of vessels: Post-Panamax vessels have a capacity of more than 18k containers. Port operators need to comply with increasingly stricter environmental regulations and societal views for sustainability. A sustainable land-use strategy in and around the port and a strategic transition to new, service-based, management models that improve capacity and efficiency are paramount. They are key enablers for ports...
Description
Ports are essential for the European economy; 74% of goods exported or imported to the EU are transported via its seaports. At the same time, the challenges they face are only getting greater: Volumes of cargo increase while they also arrive in a shrinking number of vessels: Post-Panamax vessels have a capacity of more than 18k containers. Port operators need to comply with increasingly stricter environmental regulations and societal views for sustainability. A sustainable land-use strategy in and around the port and a strategic transition to new, service-based, management models that improve capacity and efficiency are paramount. They are key enablers for ports...
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