PERES Project Started

Last week, the kick-off meeting of the PERES project took place in Brussels at the Tuscany Region Liaison Office with EU. PERES (Promoting European Rail Excellence outSide EU) is the project co-financed by EU-EASME for supporting the internationalization of European Rail Supply SMEs in markets Beyond EU.

PERES is a “European Strategic Cluster Partnership for internationalization” (ESCP-4i) and, as such, has awarded the European Commission label in Brussels on February 21st since contributing to the achievement of the European Commission’s objectives to support growth, jobs and Investments in Europe.

The PERES project is coordinated by DITECFER and its partners are i-Trans (France), BTS (Germany), Rail Alliance (United Kingdom) and BSN/RCSEE (South-Eastern Europe countries).

More than 500 the European SMEs operating in the Rail Supply industry are involved in the project.