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Develop/pilot use of mobile technology information for users

This work has been led by Gemeente Eiijsden-Margraten and Gemeente Eindhoven

Our shared program of requirements

Safety for all users
Including communication possibilities in case of calamities or specific situations
Linking different types of information facilities
Make the best use of available (open) data, for example from AIS

Our specific requirements

Where possible, cross-border interconnections applications with multilingual communication (DU, FR, EN, GER)

Possibility of automatically collecting harbour dues


Joint solutions

a mobile App or/or in combination with a mobile website
no separate means of communication
use native technology
specific solutions needed for cross-border links (such as an off-line functionality)
no ‘stand-alone’ App (integration of functions such as tourist, economic etc.)



October 2014
Commission to preparation of a functional design (including the design and realization of a data warehouse, making the data interchangeable, the actual availability of the data in the App for the benefit of the users plus develop a business model and implement additional functional requirements)

November 2014-March 2015
Delivery, implementation and testing.

- Everyone in and around Eijsden-Margraten safe and happy on the river Maas, passing the lock of Ternaaien and the Albert Canal
- Everyone in and around Eindhoven safe and happy on the Beatrix Canal


Useful downloads

Map of project area (PDF format)

Aerial photos of project area (Word format)