Sistemi territoriali S.p.A. is a company set up and controlled by the Regione Veneto and its main purposes are the realization, management and development of the infrastructures of the regional inland waterways system, and the organization, promotion, management and development of freight transport services
The necessary assumptions for the realization of a on-shore port infrastructure in Porto Levante, close to Chioggia (VE), were defined already in 2000 with the Decree n. 793 signed by the President of Veneto Region on 17/05/2000.
Since the Venice off-shore project took place, the intervention in Porto Levante becomes even more important and concrete.
Such a realization will involve significant economic investments that requires a preliminary evaluation of the socio-economic effects of the port infrastructure on already existing and potential future productive settlements. The study will also consider the particular economic situation in Italy and Europe.
The project has to be considered as part of a wider program for the requalification of inland navigation and therefore included in the North Italy Inland Navigation System Development Framework of TEN-T Network. It relevance has also to be read in relation to the NAPA Ports traffic improvement and in particular inside the Venice off-shore operational model.
TEN-T NAPA STUDIES project is implemented by twelve partners from Croatia, Italy and Slovenia: