Special Issue Introduction: Research in Sustainable Transport Interchanges

Irina Yatskiv Jackiva 1 , Eftihia Nathanail 2  and Klaus Richter 3
  • 1 Transport and Telecommunication Institute (TTI), , Riga, Latvia
  • 2 University of Thessaly, Department of Civil Engineering, GR-38334, Volos, Greece
  • 3 Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF, , Magdeburg, Germany


This introductory paper gives the readers a brief description of the scope and contents of this Special Issue that consists of papers devoted to Sustainable Transport Interchanges and intermodal networks. The issue depicts the results of the EU project ALLIANCE, which addresses the topic of intermodal interconnections and presents the results of the international collaboration teams, which were established within the context of the project.

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  • 1. European Commission (2011) Roadmap to a Single European Transport Area – Towards a competitive and resource efficient transport system. White Paper. COM (2011) 144 final. European Commission. Brussels, Belgium.

  • 2. Yatskiv, I., Savrasov M., Kabashkin, I., Nathanail, E., Adamos, G., Mitropoulos, L. (2017) Knowledge Sharing Strategy as a Key Element of the H2020 Programme: Enhancing Excellence and Innovation Capacity in Sustainable Transport Interchanges (Alliance) Project. Procedia Engineering. Vol. 187, pp. 458-464. doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2017.04.400

  • 3. ALLIANCE Deliverable D5.5, (2016) Dissemination material 1. - www.alliance-project.eu

  • 4. ALLIANCE Deliverable D3.1, (2016) Knowledge sharing strategy. - www.alliance-project.eu


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