The EU Commission has published a call for tender for a fact-finding study to support the development of an EU strategy for freight transport logistics. The call is open until 24/05/2013.
The available budget for the 2012 Call is €64.6 million. Special environmentally-friendly maritime projects, inland waterway projects and rail projects with single-wagon loads are priorities in 2012.
The call was published on 20 June 2012 with a deadline for the submission of proposals of 19 October 2012.
See 'call documents' for details of 2012 submission requirements.
Publication of call: 20 June 2012
Deadline for applications: 19 October 2012
Opening session: November 2012
External evaluation: November/December 2012
Internal evaluation: December 2012/January 2013
List of projects proposed for negotiations: February 2013
Signature of contracts: Mid 2013