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  • Heysehaven Welcomes First Offshore Vessel 31 oktober 2014
    The first offshore ship arrived at the new Franklin Offshore quay on the Heysehaven, at the Port of Rotterdam on Tuesday 28 October, marking the semi-official reinstatement of  Heysehaven as an offshore port.  The first vessel to arrive at the quay was the Aker Wayfarer, a vessel equipped to build offshore structures. The Aker Wayfarer […] […]
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  • Unifor Delays Strike on St. Lawrence Seaway 31 oktober 2014
    A strike deadline for workers along the St. Lawrence Seaway, set for just past noon today, has been extended to 5pm Monday, Canada’s largest private sector union Unifor said this morning. Notice of the new strike or lockout deadline was served to the Seaway this morning during ongoing contract negotiations in Cornwall, Ontario. Talks will continue through th […]
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  • Gallery: Royal Caribbean Shows Off Its New Smartship 31 oktober 2014
    A brand new Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship, Quantum of the Seas, made her debut in Southampton, England, before her maiden voyage to her new home in the New York area. … Powered by Cincopa Video Hosting for Business solution. Like the earlier Freedom and Oasis-class ships, the “Sports Court” on deck 15 aft will feature […] […]
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Kris Vanherle, Researcher, TM Leuven

07 Dec 2011

krisvanherle marpol Kris Vanherle, Researcher, TM Leuven nfcKris Vanherle is a biochemical engineer and holds a master degree in environmental sciences. After working for a year and a half as a stock and a logistic manager in an assembling company, he is now working for Transport & Mobility Leuven as a researcher. He has broad expertise in the environmental aspects of transport and has managed several studies for European national governments on behalf of TML. A key research field in which Kris is active, is the quantification of emissions emitted by the various transport modes. To this end he developed and managed various emission models (EMMOSS, TREMOVE, …). In relation to this, Kris is regularly involved in impact analysis of various measures to reduce environmental impact of transport (eco-taxation, CO2 standards, subsidies for new green technologies, scrappage schemes, …) based on quantitative model studies. Kris is co-author of MIRA-MIRA-T 2007 and S 2009 published by the VMM.