SPIN – Inspection of the possibility for intermodal transport concentrated on the potential of intermodal freight transport for modal shift. It aimed to analyse, develop, test and demonstrate a toolbox that would enable different types of users (both businesses and authorities) to assess the real potential of intermodal transport. The main product of the project, the SPIN toolbox was to be applied on EU business and on EU macro level providing an assessment and demonstration of the potential of intermodal transport for various user groups and gaining an insight on the impact of a modal shift on supply chains and its potential on EU-level.
Implementation Period: 2002-2004
Funding programme: Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport, EC