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International Campus on Safety and Intermodality in Transportation

A group of around 15 university laboratories and technical centres, CISIT undertakes high-level research, with the objective of carrying through fundamental research in industrial innovation.
2014-01-28

Contribution to impact assessment of measures for reducing emissions of inland navigation

Inland Waterway Transport (IWT) is an efficient, safe and environmentally friendly mode of transport. However,the previously undisputed competitive position of IWT in the field of emissions, in comparison to air, is increasingly being contested. The gap – regarding emissions to air – between road transport and IWT is rapidly becoming smaller. A major concern thereby, is the poor progress made on the emission of air pollutants with in particular, the emission of nitrogen oxides (NOx) and particulate matter (PM).
2013-06-20

DB Schenker Award 2012 goes to Dr. Sönke Behrends

Academic at the Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg wins the international logistics prize worth 10,000 euros
2013-06-06

Fraunhofer Waterborne

The Fraunhofer Transport Alliance offers technical and conceptual products and services for public as well as industrial clients and accompanies their transfer into practical application.
2011-11-25

Sustainability Index for logistics service

The Fraunhofer Working Group for Supply Chain Services SCS examined the 150 most profitable logistics service providers for its current study, "Top 100 logistics' and developed a sustainability index, in which relevant sustainable measures of logistics service providers are listed and rated according to their degree of innovation.
2011-05-23