AVATAR - Newsletter 4 - January 2023

09 February 2023 - Published by Tom Pauwels
The AVATAR project consortium is publishing project newsletters at regular intervals, in which key events, results, progresses made and general topics relating to the project are addressed. The fourth newsletter is now available.

The AVATAR project aims to tackle challenges of city freight distribution by developing, testing and assessing adequate technologies and business models for urban highly autonomous zero-emission Inland waterway transport (IWT) solutions.

In this newsletter, information is included about:

- The new AVATAR vessel under construction!

- Study visit of DHL's solar boat parcel delivery service in Berlin, Germany

- Second AVATAR demonstration at TU Delft

- AVATAR partners up with Smart Shipping Event 2022 in the Netherlands

- SEAFAR & E. Van Wingen receive honours

- First AVATAR demonstration event at TU Delft

- AVATAR at iSCSS conference

- Project partner workshop in Ghent

- Milestone! Succesful deployment of the Maverick

- AVATAR project presented in INTERREG NSR video

- Test Green Wave in Ghent

- Short news (events and magazines)

- AVATAR at North Sea Conference in Bruges

- Water Cargo Barge - Feasibility study on urban waterway logistics in Hamburg published

Get to know the project partners. TUD and UWL

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The AVATAR project consortium is publishing newsletters at regular intervals. The main events, results, progress made and general topics relating to the project will be addressed. All newsletters will be published under this section.

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In order to have  intermediate project news, you can also consult the AVATAR LinkedIn and this AVATAR section.