30 June 16

Mr Simpson at European Parliament for the MoS DIP Presentation: Watch the video!

Schermata 2016-06-30 alle 17.33.37The 15th of June represents the first official milestone for the Motorways of the Sea Detailed Implementation Plan by Mr. Brian Simpson OBE with the presentation to European Parliament.

Mr. Simpson focused the presentation of MoS DIP around the future priorities identified for the coming years concerning MoS development and enhancement. At the end of MoS DIP presentation more than 10 MEPs took the occasion to discuss with Mr. Simpson about the future priorities described inside the his document.

The MoS DIP contains an introductive part, followed by the development of priorities for the three Pillars, an overview of the shipping operations in MoS, a MoS qualitative status-quo assessment and the conclusion and recommendations for development priorities.

The three MoS pillars were identified by Mr. Simpson as key priorities: Environment; Integration of Maritime Transport in the Logistics Chain; Safety, Human Element and Traffic Management. In order to in depth these priorities, during the last months three MoS Fora held in Brussels (that took place respectively on 15th of March, 17th of May and 18th of May), the outcomes of three MoS Fora were contained inside the MoS DIP.

On the MoS Way Staff