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Abstract

The task force- transport intermodality was established in order to develop technologies, system, innovative concepts and strategies to improve intermodal transport operations at the European level. These action plan guidelines are based on the issues outlined in the terms of reference. They take account of submissions received from the relevant international organisations. The aim of the action plan is to identify the priority issues and the detailed objectives to be addressed as well as the steps to be undertaken and the resources necessary to achieve them within a clear time frame. The activities of the task force will cover the following main subject areas:
- Overview of the intermodal transport market;
- Potential strategies for market penetration and consolidation;
- Strategic technology acquisition requirements;
- A strategic RTD action plan;
- Issues to be addressed;
- Accompanying measures.

The organisational structure and implementation of activities are also described.

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Record Number: 266 / Last updated on: 1997-04-11
Category: MISC