RoNoMar - Romanian Norwegian maritime project

Project facts

Project promoter
Constanta Maritime University
Project Number:
2008/111922
Status:
Completed
Final project cost:
€4,700,000
From Norway Grants:
€ 4,000,000

Description

The project aims at increasing the competitiveness and potential for wider co-operation of the maritime sector in Romania through the development and implementation of maritime incubator activities and of joint education and research programmesExpected results:Component 1 - Business Support and InnovationResult 1: one incubator centre established in Constanta and ready for operation in support of start-ups in the maritime sector (legal setup finalised, two-year rental contract concluded, centre equipment procured, business plan and entry/exit criteria defined, incubation activities initiated for at least 25 business ideas)Component 2 – EducationResult 2: one student/teacher exchange programme developed and implemented for at least 20 students and 10 visiting teachersResult 3: two joint Master Programmes in navigation/maritime transportation and naval engineering developed and certifiedResult 4: one lifelong learning centre established (including refurbishment works, equipment and course development and certification)Result 5: IMO courses developed and certified and engine simulator purchased