ELMAR - Promoting the production and use of electric boats and ships in the South Baltic area (Seed Money)

Project description

The future project is aiming at support the ship and boat building sector in the South Baltic area in adaptation to electric maritime mobility, creating related products and better utilizing the market potential for electric boats and ships within the region. The expected result is utilizing the innovation of electric drive systems for boats and ships as well as for entering new markets, developing pilots for new maritime e-mobility applications and transferring solutions for retrofitting boats and ships for the benefit of maritime sector SMEs. The following measures are planned:

  • market exploration and market research;
  • inducing innovative ship and boat designs adapted to electric engines;
  • cross-border cluster building, networking and business matchmaking for electric maritime mobility;
  • joint market development and marketing.
Project total eligible budget
40 000,00 EUR
34 000,00 EUR
Project start date
01 Sep 2016
Project end date
31 Dec 2016
Lead partner
Name: Economic Development Corporation Vorpommern
Address: Brandteichstr. 20, 17489 Greifswald
Region/Subregion: Landkreis Vorpommern-Greifswald
Country: Germany
Project partner
Name: Westpomeranian Sailing Cluster
Address: ul. Warzelnicza 1, 78-100 Kołobrzeg
Region/Subregion: Koszaliński
Country: Poland
Name: Gdańsk University of Technology
Address: Narutowicza 11/12, 80-233 Gdańsk
Region/Subregion: Trójmiejski
Country: Poland
Category of intervention
066 Advanced support services for SMEs and groups of SMEs (including management, marketing and design services)