Innovative solutions for inland waterway transport

  • Krystyna Wojewódzka-Król Transportation Policy Chair, Faculty of Economics, University of Gdańsk
  • Ryszard Rolbiecki Transportation Policy Chair, Faculty of Economics, University of Gdańsk

Abstract

Contemporary changes in the global economy generate a significant increase in the demand for transport, which requires changes in transport, in accordance with the principles of sustainable development. Innovative solutions in transport, aimed at meeting modern expectations, concern various areas, most often these are technical, operational and logistics innovations. Road and air transport are seen as the most innovative transport branches.


The aim of the article is to show innovations implemented in inland waterway transport in those three areas. The article shows that in this mode of transport innovations are also implemented in accordance with the idea of sustainable development.

Published
Mar 12, 2019
How to Cite
WOJEWÓDZKA-KRÓL, Krystyna; ROLBIECKI, Ryszard. Innovative solutions for inland waterway transport. Transport Economics and Logistics, [S.l.], v. 80, p. 245-255, mar. 2019. ISSN 2657-6104. Available at: <http://www.znetil.ug.edu.pl/index.php/etil/article/view/300>. Date accessed: 22 nov. 2019. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.26881/etil.2018.80.25.