European Projects

Portopia: Driving Force Of Sustainability

portopiaPortopia aims at creating an integrated knowledge base and management system of port performance to serve the industry’s stakeholders in improving the sustainability and competitiveness of the European Port System.

Portopia has two main objectives: to support the European Port Industry with meaningful performance data to increase individual port and port transport system performance, and to support policy formulation and monitor policy implementation. (more…)

Blue Economy Day

A representative of the Project Nereidas is today at the conference “Blue Economy Day” in the port of Augusta, organised by the Italian Presidency and European Commission (with the support of the Port Authority of Augusta and the Italian Navy).

Read more here or read the programme 


MESP Project: Managing the Environmental Sustainability of Ports for a durable development

The intensification of maritime traffic, both in terms of goods and passengers, needs to be accompanied by an environmentally sustainable management of port areas so to reduce harmful consequences for local populations. MESP addresses the reduction of water, air and noise pollution deriving from port activities through the implementation of a multidisciplinary approach, which encompasses technological, regulatory and administrative solutions.