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

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...
6 Jul 2021
Antwerp - the Walking City
Walking the streets of Antwerp has recently become quite a pleasure for many of its citizens, thanks to the ‘Living Streets’ initiative....
2 Dec 2020
Additional support for sustainable logistics in Antwerp through SUMP-PLUS
The Belgian port city of Antwerp is a lively place with lots of economic activity. Purchases and sales of goods via the Internet are seeing high...

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.