SMARTSET

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Here you find all the information on the SMARTSET actions that have been posted during the project time. You are very welcome to scan through the archive and follow the development of the project and each partner’s actions!

18/08/2014

The report presents the main findings of market analysis activities performed and ongoing in each terminal site in order to provide a consistent basis for the development of sustainable business models for urban logistics measures.

28/07/2014
The KV-E-Chain truck at the Berlin-Westhafen terminal

Intermodal rail transport is already considered one of the most environmentally friendly forms of transport. However, due to the lack of area coverage by rail systems, intermodal transport chains still rely on mostly diesel powered trucks, for last mile transport.

24/06/2014

This report aims to develop and make clear what incentives are needed and necessary to steer towards increased use of micro terminals for last mile distribution for energy efficient freight transport. Incentives and regulations can be crucial for development of sustainable business models.

22/05/2014

The ECOMM has developed as THE meeting place for Mobility Management practitioners and experts all over Europe.

01/04/2014

On the 21st of March took place the visit of the Minister of Transport, Maurizio Lupi, to the facilities of Interporto Padova.

01/04/2014

The SMARTSET e-update is an essential read for all those with an interest in sustainable and energy-efficient urban freight transport. The second edition of the e-update throws a spotlight on the SMARTSET network.

17/03/2014
Gothenburg

The Gothenburg region is the main logistics hub of Scandinavia and the amount of goods handled by the Port of Gothenburg is foreseen to be tripled within the next few decades.

29/01/2014
SMARTSET project leaflet

SMARTSET has the potential to be the first major step towards a significant optimisation of freight transport in a longer perspective.

05/12/2013
Picture City of Graz (c) Graz Tourismus

With a population of 300,000 Graz is the second-largest city in Austria after Vienna and the capital of the federal state of Styria (Steiermark).

14/10/2013
SMARTSET e-update01

The SMARTSET e-update is an essential read for all those with an interest in sustainable and energy-efficient urban freight transport. The first edition of the e-update throws a spotlight on the initial starting phase of SMARTSET.

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