TriesteRailPort, 6.5 million euros from the EU Commission
TRIESTE - The EU Commission allocates 6.5 million euros of the CEF (Connecting Europe Facility) funds for the TriesteRailPort project.
The financial instrument aims at improving the quality of European networks in the transport, energy and telecommunications sectors. The project at the centre of such financing - which is also financed by other funds as a whole - foresees two kinds of interventions: the redefinition of the railway layout of the port, and the restoration of industrial railway connections for the Wartsila and former Aquila areas. As regards employment aspects, it is estimated that there will be an incremet of about 400 workers per year for the duration of the works.