Services for efficient, safe and environmentally friendly ships

Time Project Coordinator Funding Scheme
Start date: January 2012 
End date: December 2015
Swedish Maritime Administration Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T)
European Commission
Trans-European Transport Network Executive Agency (TEN-T EA)



MONALISA 2.0 aims at contributing to a continuous improvement and development of efficient, safe and environmentally friendly maritime transport in the European Union by implementation of a series of measures, in accordance with the EU's transport policies.


RINA has supported the Italian Ministry in the following activities:

  • Sea Traffic Management – Operations and Tools
  • Sea Traffic Management – Definition phase study
  • Safer Ships
  • Operational Safety.


The main measures implemented thanks to the project are:

  • Support the navigational part of Sea Traffic Management with Standard Operating Procedures and a Standard Technical Protocol and by including different tools and instruments;
  • Provide solid decision support tools for further development and deployment of Sea Traffic Management;
  • Demonstrate concrete ICT solutions and how these can contribute to more efficient bridge resource management, Search and Rescue management and cooperation, Safe Evacuation System as well as the position of crew and passengers in case of mass evacuation of a vessel;
  • Secure the chain of operational safety in coastal waters and in ports.

Project Consortium

1 Swedish Maritime Administration, the Coordinator 2 Air Navigation Services of Sweden 3 SSPA 4 Viktoria Institute 5 Transas 6 Carmenta 7 Chalmers University of Technology 8 World Maritime University 9 Danish Maritime Authority 10 Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute 11 Danish Meteorological Institute 12 GateHouse 13 Navicon 14 Novia 15 University of Applied Sciences 16 DLR 17 Fraunhofer 18 Jeppesen 19 Rheinmetall 20 Carnival Corp. 21 Italian Ministry of Transport 22 SASEMAR  23 Valencia Port Authority 24 Valencia Port Foundation 25 CIMNE 26 Corporacion Maritima 27 Technical University of Madrid 28 University of Catalonia 29 Technical University of Athens  30 Ferri Industries 31 MARSEC XL 32 Norwegian Coastal Administration

Alessandro Maccari