The project focuses on the development of works that will improve the interoperability of the transport services offered by the Intermodal Platform of the port.
The project focuses on the development of works that will improve the interoperability of the transport services offered by the Intermodal Platform of the port, with actions such as: works for improving the intermodal railway mode change facilities for bulk goods, the adaptation of the railway terminal to trains with a 750 m length, the road accessibility to the Intermodal Terminal or the safety systems and flows of information of the terminal and throughout the logistics chain, between others.
Estimated project cost
EUR 12.3 million
Multimodal Nodes (ports, airports, stations, logistic platforms)
New Technologies and Transport Greening
Expected Jobs created
Economic rationale / Business Model
- The Strategic Plan of the Port of Huelva is the global framework in which this project is included. It sets forth a series of actions that will be carried out during 2012-2022 period, with
an intermediate revision phase in 2017. The total budget of the Investment Plan approved in the Corporate Plan is M200€.
- According to the forecasts, the main asset of the Port of Huelva (PoH) is expected to experience a significant growth including on the number of containerised goods to be dealt with. In order to catch the great development opportunities, investments are needed to adapt the infrastructure: Thus, the intermodal improvement of the port and, in particular, the actions aimed at improving the intermodal adaptation to bulks and containerised goods of this project will provide a response to the development needs ser forth in the national context.
-The project has a very interesting cost-benefit analysis associated. All container traffic has been taken into account to calculate the revenue forecasts. These revenues would mainly come from the port facility use fees although the activities of the terminal concessionaires have been included in these estimates."
Project financing secured: EUR 2.460 million (20 %)
Financing source: Public
The project is being co-financed by the CEF Programme (Connecting Europe Facility) (20%).
The promoter has applied or has the intention to apply for EU or EIB financing related to this project
Existing or potential bottlenecks for the realisation of the project / Potential risks
Anything has been detected.
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