Research & Development Projects

2007
MOSES

MOSES – Motorway of the Sea European Style

Leader: Marintek – Norway

MOS services within multimodal supply chains.

2007
SKEMA

SKEMA - Interactive knowledge platform for maritime transport and logistic

Leader: INLECOM - London

SKEMA (FP7 2007-2013)

2005
PLACA

PLACA 4S - Sustainable Short-Sea Shipping

(Interreg III B Sudoe)

Creation of a collaborative frame (partenariat) between shipping companies, port authorities, cargo operators, producers, and other actors involved for stimulating the set up of motorways of the sea witin the european southwest area, analysing infrastuctures, collecting data related to trade across it, defining transport connections and developing IT solutions leaded by Autoridad Portuaria de Gijón from Spain.

2005
ATMOS

ATMOS - Athlantic Arc Motorways of the Sea

(Interreg III B Atl. Arc.)

Creation of a collaborative frame (partenariat) between shipping companies, port authorities, cargo operators, producers, and other actors involved for estimulating the set up of motorways of the sea witin the european atlantic arc, analysing infrastuctures, collecting data related to trade across it, defining transport connections and developing IT solutions leaded by Ente Público Portos de Galicia from Spain.

2004
MTCP

MTCP – Maritime Transport Coordination Platform

Leader: BMT - London

Expert consulting service on maritime issues for EC.

2004
MARNIS

MARNIS - Maritime Navigation and Information Systems

Leader: Dutch Transport Ministry

Development of e-maritime, and single window concepts.

2004
SAFETOW

SAFETOW - Safe towing of vessels in distress

Leader: BMT - London

Development of RAD programme for towing vessels.

2003
SSS-AA

SSS-AA - Short Sea Shipping in the Atlantic Arc

Leader: Basque Transport Department - Spain

Analysis of potential SSS lines in the Atlantic Arc.

2002
TELESHIPPING

TELESHIPPING

Leader: MARAC – Athens

To connect Internet to sailing vessels in wideband.

1999
ARCHIPIELAGO

ARCHIPIELAGO - Mobile intranet and AIS transpondes for VTS

Leader: MARAC – Athens

To connect Internet to sailing vessels in narrowband.

1998
VTMIS

VTMIS - Vessel Traffic Management & Information System

Leader: IFN – Paris

Improve of maritime traffic safety.

1995
SEALOC

SEALOC - Safer, Economic and low Operational Cost of dangerous goods

Leader: France Telecom – Paris

European Directive HAZMAT on dangerous goods transport.

1994
POSEIDON

POSEIDON - Sea Environment and Data networks

Leader: TRUTH – Athens

To develop VTS, Ship to Ship/Shore communications, AIS transponder and LRIT.