About Hamburg Port Authority AöR
The Hamburg Port Authority AöR (HPA) has been providing future-oriented port management services offering one face to the customer since 2005. To ensure safe and efficient processes in the Port of Hamburg and meet the demands of a growing port, the HPA relies on intelligent and innovative solutions. The HPA is responsible for resource-efficient, sustainable planning and the implementation of infrastructure projects in the port. It is the contact point for all kinds of questions concerning the waterside and landside infrastructure, the safety of navigation for vessels, port railway facilities, port property management and business conditions in the port. The HPA ensures the provision of land as required, carries out all statutory duties placed on it and provides port industry services. It markets port-specific technical knowledge and represents the interests of the Port of Hamburg at a national and international level.
Role in the Project
HPA will be in charge of the design of the overall SeaClear concept infrastructure as lead of WP2. It will also assist other WPs with specialist knowledge of port operations, the provision of technical, organisational, legal requirements as end user and multiplier, and with access to the Port of Hamburg as testbed for SeaClear.