CITY LAB 6

Strengthening sustainable logistics' role in SUMPs in and beyond city centres

Location:

Antwerp, Belgium
Lucca, Italy

Objectives:

Forge cross-sectoral links between transport, public services, and commerce
Implement and monitor cutting-edge mobility solutions
Create new forms of public-private partnerships and business models

Scenario:

Lucca will seek to strengthen the regional logistics component of its SUMP, with both Antwerp and Lucca looking to develop partnership models and incentives schemes for working with the logistics sector. These will help deliver new and expanded urban freight solutions within and around both city centres.

Timeline

4 Aug 2022
Governing mobility and logistics in and around Antwerp
Who decides which tram line to build? Who evaluates its success? How do decision-makers communicate with those working on the ground? How do mobility...
12 Oct 2021
Marketplaces for mobility: partnerships for new solutions
Over the last ten years, we have seen waves of new mobility services cropping up in many of Europe’s larger cities, ranging from ride-hailing...
5 Aug 2021
Sharing the path towards sustainable mobility and logistics in and around Lucca
‚Sharing the path‘ is the motto of the SUMP-PLUS Mobility Forum (a participatory tool enabling several institutions to seek a common...

Anticipated Outcomes

  • Piloting and evaluation of new governance and partnership approaches, logistics solutions and business models.
  • Scenario development and impact appraisal of future logistics scenarios for a city centre system.