Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

Rail 2012-EU-94152-S

Studies and activities for further developments of Rail Freight Corridor 2, its promotion and the upgrade of its infrastructure

Programme:

The Action concerns Rail Freight Corridor 2, to be established by 10 November 2013 in compliance with EU Regulation 913/2010.The aim of the Action is to to increase the efficiency of the corridor by:

  • Improving the Corridor performance management with better monitoring and the implementation of an action plan
  • Updating the Corridor Information Document to make it more transparent, complete and user-friendly
  • Promoting the corridor towards all stakeholders to ensure full cooperation, and specifically towards railway undertakings and terminals
  • Creating a geographical information system which will enable stakeholders to view the necessary rail information along the corridor in an efficient and user-friendly way
  • Studying the enhancement of loading gauge to allow the transport of trailers/trucks on trains along all sections of Rail Freight Corridor 2 to fit the market needs

 

This project has been completed.

 

Budget:

 

Action promoters:

 

€1,867,000

Total project cost covered by this Decision:

 

€3,734,000
 

Percentage of EU support:

 

Studies: 50%

EU contribution:

 

€1,867,000

 

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Member States involved:

Belgium, France, Luxembourg

 

Implementation schedule:

Start date: March 2013

End date: December 2015

 

Beneficiary & Implementing body:

 EEIG Rail Freight Corridor 2

 

Additional information:

 European Commission, DG MOVE


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