Topic: TEN-T

New rules to speed up TEN-T completion formed

New rules to make administrative procedures for infrastructure simpler will speed up the completion of the trans-European transport network (TEN-T). A provisional agreement has been reached by the European Parliament and Council on Tuesday to...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Freight capacity on TEN-T network not enough

Capacity allocation for freight on the European rail corridors is currently not meeting the needs of international rail freight. The way that this is handled in Europe is fragmented and unharmonized. Therefore, the Rail Freight...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

TEN-T permit procedures should be more efficient

The European Council has proposed to facilitate the completion of the trans-European transport network (TEN-T) by speeding up permit-granting procedures. It also wants to clarify the procedures of permit granting and public procurement. The Council made...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Core network corridors Europe

Study shows direction for TEN-T modification

European interest group FERRMED is carrying out a study that could provide a fundamental tool in the modification of the TEN-T Regulation. This set of rules determining the corridor network of the EU is to...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
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EU Parliament votes for larger transport budget

Two committees of the EU Parliament have voted in favour of an increased budget for transport in the financing period 2021-2027. The amount comes to 37.8 billion Euros, including the amounts transferred from the Cohesion...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Dutch railway

EU grant for ERTMS on Dutch freight locomotives

The Netherlands has received a EU grant of 32 million Euros to install ERTMS technology on Dutch locomotives using the Rotterdam-Genoa rail freight corridor.  Part of a wider 83 million Euros package for various transport projects,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy