TRANSPORT

Reference number
CO/3833
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
sea
inland and river-sea shipping
innovative transportation techniques and technologies
chilled and frozen cargo transportation
multipurpose transport vehicles
environmentally friendly engines
Industry
TRANSPORT

The Department of Logistics and Transport Economics (DLTE) groups specialists working primarily on:

  • innovative transportation techniques and technologies (all transport modes);

  • innovative design solutions (handling equipment, transport vehicles and loading units);

  • alternative environmentally friendly engines including LNG– fuelled and exhaust gas cleaning technologies;

Reference number
CO/1868
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
motor vehicles
internal combustion engines
motor vehicles operation
vehicle LCA
energy and environmental aspects of road transport
Industry
TRANSPORT

The Department of Automotive Engineering (DAE) groups experts in engineering sciences who specialise in construction and operation of machines for construction and operation of motor vehicles and road transport, and who conduct research on:

  • improving the efficiency of engines through a variety of charging systems (dynamic, combined, sequential) and reducing load losses through the piston-ring-cylinder system;

Reference number
CO/7851
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
passenger transport
freight transport
logistics
supply chain
economical effectiveness
optimisation
modelling
transport policy
sustainable development
external transport costs
transport technology
transport chains
transport corridors
Industry
TRANSPORT

Department of Transport Systems and Policy (DTSP) deals with wide issues of transportation, freight forwarding and logistics across modes of transport (land, sea, air, intermodal) in:

  • Transport policy;

  • Transport economy – road, railway, waterborne, intermodal, passenger transport;

  • Technology of transport;

  • International transport chains;

  • Organization of forwarding and transport;

Reference number
CO/9436
Type of partner
COMPANY
Keywords
water transport
autonomous vehicle
ICT
safety of navigation
decision support systems
artificial intelligence
COLREGs
collision avoidance
Industry
TRANSPORT

Sup4Nav is a young high-tech company operating in the maritime sector. Its R&D Department cooperates with researchers and experts representing different scientific fields: navigation, geodesy, computer sciences, automation and control, IT, ICT as well as navigation officers including master mariners.

The team members are inventors and authors of patent application (European Patent Office) for A method and system of navigational decision support in the process of safe vessel navigation.

Reference number
CO/6821
Type of partner
COMPANY
Keywords
inland waterway transport
freight forwarding (sea, road, rail, air)
port operator
handling of bulk
general and oversize cargo
transport of special and dangerous cargo
hydraulic engineering works
Industry
TRANSPORT

OT Logistics Group is a Polish company with over 70 years of experience. It is the largest port operator in Poland and the southern Baltic and a leader in inland waterway transport from Kaliningrad, Russia to ports in Germany and the Netherlands. The Group comprises companies specialised in road, rail shipping, forwarding and logistics. OT Logistics S.A., our leading company, is also the largest industry shareholder in the seaport of Luka Rijeka in Croatia.

Reference number
CO/8150
Type of partner
COMPANY
Keywords
radar technology
navigation sensor planning
River Information Services geoinformatics systems
port planning
port surveys
port charting
Industry
TRANSPORT

Marine Technology Ltd is a research-oriented non-profit spin-out company. The main activities of the company are research and development in engineering. The company cooperates with a large group of experts in navigation, hydrography, geoinformatics, geodesy and cartography, IT and others.

Reference number
CO/2420
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
environmental engineering
protection of the sea environment
transport economics
logistics
transport technologies
intermodal transport
ports
supply chain logistics
transport modelling
sustainable development
Industry
TRANSPORT

Department of Integrated Transport Technologies and Environmental Science is a young but fast-growing unit in the Faculty of Transport Engineering and Economics. The department has expertise in the following fields of study:

  • environmental studies;

  • laboratory research on water and wastewater pollution and working conditions;

  • environmental protection of the sea and ports (ballast water management, ship wastes, oil spills);

Reference number
CO/9317
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
preliminary design of cargo ships
yachts
prediction of service speed
optimization
minimization of fuel consumption
EEDI indicator
efficiency hull
propeller
CFD methods
Industry
TRANSPORT

Computer analysis, optimization and preliminary design of ships and yachts:

  • ship design parameters’ optimization at the preliminary stage of design;

  • ship’s power analysis and service speed prediction under statistical weather conditions for a set of shipping routes;

  • application of CFD methods to computer modelling and body lines optimization to increase the propulsive efficiency and to minimize fuel consumption and EEDI indicator;

  • application of CFD methods to analysis of the ship resistance;

Reference number
CO/5248
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
LNG
LCHS
oil spill
risk analysis
Dual-Fuel
FEM
tankers
traffic analysis
ships routes safety analysis
restricted water area analysis
ships accidents and incidents
case study
Industry
TRANSPORT

LNG Transport Technology and Maritime Risk Analysis Centre groups experts providing services in:

  • tanker and terminal operations risk analysis;

  • Liquid Cargo Handling Simulator-based training of marine industry and sea-going personnel in liquid cargo handling;

  • oil spill effects and response procedures analysis;

  • marine operational risk assessment and analysis.

 

Reference number
CO/9457
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
ICT
water transport
safety of navigation
decision support systems
artificial intelligence
COLREGs
collision avoidance
Industry
TRANSPORT

The NAVDEC research group of the Faculty of Navigation consists of 16 researchers and experts representing different fields: navigation, geodesy, computer sciences, automation and control, IT, ICT. The group includes 3 professors, 6 Ph.D.’s, 3 assistants, and 4 experts. Six of the group members are officer patent-holders, including 3 master mariners.