• Verslag van de eHUBS Academy
    Inspiratie opdoen in Bergen (Noorwegen) Eind september reisde Bram Roelant samen met enkele collega’s van partnerorganisaties Mpact en af naar Bergen, Noorwegen, voor de Internationale eHUBS Academy. De Academy kadert in het Interreg North-West Europe project eHUBS, waar gewerkt wordt rond ‘smart shared and green mobility hubs’, mobipunten met elektrische vervoersmodi dus. Bij het …

What is a Mobihub?

A Mobihub (mobipunt in Dutch) is a transport hub on neighbourhood level, where different sustainable and shared transport modes are linked with each other. A mobihub can have multiple functions but some are essential. To install a mobihub for example, it is necessary to have at least some car sharing parkingspots and a bicycle storage. Furthermore the hub should be near a public transport stop and easily accessible for everyone. So it’s important to take into account mobility issues such as wheelchair friendliness and the safety aspects (for instance making sure it’s neat and well lit). It is designed to enable and promote multimodal transport on a local level and can be tailored for different neighbourhoods.