BASIC PROJECT DATA
Project ID: PA1A144
NEED AND ADDED VALUE FOR THE DANUBE REGION STRATEGY
The competitiveness of Hungarian inland ports suffers from obsolete infrastructure and outdated technologies.
OBJECTIVE(S) OF THE PROJECT
The overall objective of the project is to develop an integrated inland port ICT application to streamline administrative formalities through better use of information, communication and positioning technologies. To deliver on the overall objective, the project will develop, test and validate an integrated inland port information system in line with the provision of Commission Regulation (EC) No 414/2007 of 13 March 2007. In addition, the Action will analyse cross-border options and opportunities for interconnection. The project addresses the overall development of Hungarian TEN-T ports.
PLANNED PROJECT ACTIVITIES
The project consists of four activities:
- project management;
- design of pilot system;
- pilot system implementation and testing, and
- exploitation of results.
The project will have positive impacts on competitiveness of inland waterway transport, modal split, traffic management, service quality, safety and security.
PROJECT BENEFICIARIES / TARGET GROUPS
Port and terminal operators, shippers, forwarding companies, relevant (port) authorities, etc.
STATUS AND TIMEFRAME
Start date: September 2017
End date: December 2022
Total budget: EUR 997,500
EU funds: EUR 847,875 funded by Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) 2014 – 2020
National funds: EUR 149,625
Data provided by: INEA website, project information (update provided by viadonau) – 28.06.2018