Project ID: PA1A010
Contribution to the development of innovative Danube vessels.
Support of the further development of ship technologies for reducing the environmental impact of Danube navigation. The project focused on the elaboration and development of innovative vessels and technology solutions with high potential for implementation.
The considered issues relate to improved energy efficiency, reduction of exhaust gas emissions, safe and economical vessel operation, alternative structural solutions as well as the possible use of alternative fuels to marine gas oil.
The project contained the following tasks:
The project covered the entire Danube, considering solutions for different stretches of the Danube.
Start date: 01.07.2012
End date: 31.12.2013
The project is already concluded.
The invitation for submission of project proposals was made public to potentially interested applicants in the Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, using the means of a voluntary ex ante transparency notice (OJ/S S79, 24-04-2012).
Total budget: 289,474 EUR
EU funds: 275,000 EUR were funded by DG REGIO - Direct Grant (pilot project for EUSDR PA1A)
National funds: 14,474 EUR (state budget of PAC)
Project leader: via donau – Österreichische Wasserstraßen GmbH / Austria
Address: Donau-City-Straße 1; 1220 Vienna / Austria
Contact person: Juha Schweighofer (viadonau)
Contact data: firstname.lastname@example.org; +43 50 4321 1624
Data provided by: Juha Schweighofer (via donau / Austria) - 20.02.2012
Last update by: Juha Schweighofer (via donau / Austria) - 25.03.2013