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Revolution in rail technology promises to boost EU competitiveness.

The successful testing of a 1.5 km-long freight train by an EU-funded project shows that Europe is on the right track when it comes to cost efficient, flexible and environmentally friendly solutions to the competitive demands of the 21st century.


The aim of INWAPO project is to activate this unexploited potential of waterborne transport in the central Europe and also the role of the river and sea ports to achieve better inter-modality of inland and sea ports.


SHIFT²RAIL will be the first European rail joint technology initiative to seek focused research and innovation (R&I) and market-driven solutions by accelerating the integration of new and advanced technologies into innovative rail product solutions.

Multimodal transport link between Sweden and Finland to be strengthened

The European Union will support with just over €6.1 million from the TEN-T Programme a project to upgrade the transport link between northern Sweden and western Finland, including land and waterborne transport systems. It will also contribute to the realisation of the "Motorways of the Sea" (TEN-T Priority Project 21) concept.

Green²: Green Logistics in Agrobusiness

Sustainable business strategies will become a key condition for companies that want to remain competitive, independent of their current business area or position in the market. The logistics and agricultural sectors are of particular economic importance for the region “Rhein-Maas-North” a Euroregion along the Dutch-German border.