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H2020 funded MOSES project kicked off

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Jul 16, 2020
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MARIN is one of the 17 partners participating in the MOSES project: autoMated vessels and supply chain Optimisation for Sustainable short SEa Shipping. MOSES aims to significantly enhance the Short Sea Shipping (SSS) component of the European container supply chain by addressing the vulnerabilities and strains that relate to the operation of large containerships.

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Α two-fold strategy will be followed for the reduction of the total time to berth for TEN-T Hub Ports and for the stimulation of the use of SSS feeder services in small ports that have limited or no infrastructure.

The MOSES consortium consists of 17 partners from 7 EU countries, united in a common vision to enhance the sustainable short-sea shipping through the achievement of beyond state-of-the-art applied know-how and technological developments. The project started July 2020 and will have a duration of three years.

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 861678. The content of this document reflects only the authors’ view and the European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information it contains.