Ecology and economy go hand in hand at Außenems

At the end of the public presentation of the plans to adapt the navigation channel in the Outer Ems, the Emder Hafenförderungsgesellschaft e. V. (EHFG) points out that it sees the planned measure as an opportunity to harmonize economy and ecology at the mouth of the Ems.

Emden: Economy and ecology in the port are two sides of the same coin

“Here in Emden, ecology and economy come together more directly than almost anywhere else thanks to the Ems Master Plan and the fairway adjustment of the Outer Ems. It is clear that these are two sides of the same coin,” says Eric Oehlmann, Head of the Directorate-General for Waterways and Shipping (GDWS) based in Bonn.

VW Emden tests autonomous car handling

Emden, in a three-year research project at the University of Bremen, VW's car loading facility in the port of Emden is being used to test how the loading of new cars and logistics in the run-up to the VW plant could be automated