European Inland Barging Innovation Platform

EIBIP is a European platform of regional innovation facilitation centres, to promote the uptake of innovation by the Inland Waterway Transport sector.

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European Innovation Centres

The international network of EIBIP consists of three Innovation Centres covering Germany, France and the Danube region. They are established respectively by MARIKO, VNF and Pro Danube.

How EIBIP can help you with innovative inland barging

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    Project partners will conduct awareness activities as to facilitate the uptake of innovation by means of regional Innovation Centres. As a result the inland waterways sector will be more sustainable. Read more
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  • Funding possibilities

    The EIBIP Secretariat maintains an overview of funding possibilities for innovation in the inland waterways sector on country level. Read more

Latest news

  • CLINSH tender period extended Published April 12, 2017

    Good news for operators who wish to help the inland shipping sector achieve greater sustainability! The tender process for the CLean INland SHipping (CLINSH) project, which will test various emissions-reducing technologies,...

  • 2017 CEF Transport Blending MAP Call Published March 06, 2017

    The 2017 CEF Transport Blending MAP Call for Proposals, opened on 8 February 2017, makes €1 billion of funding available for projects of common interest in the transport sector...

Upcoming events

  • 2017 Polis Conference Call for Exhibitors, Brussels

    6 - 7 December 2017 · The Polis Conference is the network’s annual flagship event. It provides a unique platform to engage with representatives of city and regional authorities. We invite organisations and projects to...