AIVP Study trip: October 17th-18th, 2013
Marseilles City Port: logistics, energy transition and urban ambitions
With the AIVP and its partner Grand Port Maritime of Marseilles, discover the 17th and 18th of October the port terminals Fos 2XL and GNL, logistic warehouses, the MuCEM (A museum for Europe and the Mediterranean), The Regional Centre of the Mediterranean in Marseilles, the renewed J1 Hangar and the shopping centre of the Terraces of the Port!
For over 20 years, the City and the Port of Marseilles made a commitment in a redevelopment strategy that serves a dual purpose:
- Strengthen the port capacity in the field of logistics and prepare the port for the energy changes of the 21th century;
- Bring the city and its inhabitants by opening the city towards the Mediterranean Sea while maintaining a mix of port and urban functions.