European policy - dossiers

Activity: Research & Innovation

11 May 2016 Hits:10680

Research & Innovation should respond to the needs of the customers In order to achieve a Single European Area, the rail sector has to be more innovative and open-minded towards solutions that support not only technology improvement, but also innovative approaches to operations, maintenance and logistic services. This requires both a short-term and a long-term vision, strategic planning and delivery in order to address existing challenges and barriers in our daily business. Therefore, research activities at EU level are to support: Ambitious goals to achieve interoperability and maintain safety levels around Europe Stronger role of the railways as a more active mode in...