26/01/2021 – Symbios Funding & Consulting GmbH participates in four submissions of the latest H2020 call

European Green Deal LogoSymbios is member of four consortia of the call “Building a low-carbon, climate resilient future: Research and innovation in support of the European Green Deal”, whose proposals were successfully submitted yesterday. For three of them, part of the Grant “Green airports and ports as multimodal hubs for sustainable and smart mobility”, Symbios has also prepared and coordinated the proposal’s draft and submission.

20/12/2020 – SYMBIOS Funding & Consulting GmbH supports Port of Aarhus, Copenhagen Malmö Port, Port of Helsinki and Stockholm in the project management of the CEF-project “Coordinated supply of onshore power in the Baltic seaports“

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Four Ports – Onshore Power in Baltic Seaports Project Website

The four Baltic seaports of Aarhus (Denmark), Copenhagen (Denmark), Stockholm (Sweden) and Helsinki (Finland) form a strategic consortium to promote the shift towards a low emission transport system by providing onshore power (OPS) to RoPax and passenger vessels during their stay in port. OPS reduces the environmental impact of national and international ships in port.



31/08/2020 – SYMBIOS Funding & Consulting GmbH is co-financed in the MoS cold ironing project

EALING Global ProjectThe EALING Global Project, European flagship action for cold ironing in TEN-T Maritime Ports, expresses the need to accelerate efforts to tackle climate change, improve Ports’ safety and performance, assist shifting to more Clean Energy of the Maritime Transport Services provided at the port areas and meet the new conditions derived from the technological disruption towards electrification. This first EALING Action proposes a concrete approach towards the establishment of a suitable framework regarding the transition into electrification for a plethora of European TEN-T maritime ports.

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28/04/2020 – SYMBIOS receives for the third time an award for innovation

Symbios Funding & Consulting GmbH receives award for its sustainable commitment to innovation from the German Stifterverband

Award for innovation

Innovative through research


28/02/2020 – SYMBIOS Funding & Consulting GmbH submitted 18 CEF project proposals with a total
investment volume of about € 644 million in the 2019 CEF Transport MAP call for their clients in
February 2020.

The following figure shows the precentages based on the investment volume of the 18 submitted proposals in different priorities and traffic modes:

2019 CEF Transport MAP call

30/10/2019 – ÖBB and DB commission Symbios Funding und Consulting GmbH with the creation of a CEF-proposal for the crossborder railway section “Brenner-Nordzulauf”

Project Brenner-Nordzulauf

14/10/2019 – SYMBIOS Funding & Consulting GmbH attended to the EU Micro-mobility Conference in Ljubljana
EU Micro-mobility Conference 2019


07/10/2019 – EU Director-General for Mobility and Transport Mr Henrik Hololei has congratulated SYMBIOS for the successful CEF-proposal of the Elenger LNG Bunker vessel during the Digital Transport Days in Helsinki

EU Director-General Mobility and Transport Mr Henrik HololeiLNG Bunker Schiff


27/09/2019 – The CEF-Committee approved the financial support for 6 proposals submitted by SYMBIOS on behalf of 5 different European infrastructure operators

CEF-Clients 2019


08/08/2019 – Symbios Funding & Consulting GmbH submitted a CEF application regards to a French-German crossborder railway project on behalf of SNCF

The proposed Action targets the rail section Strasbourg-Lauterbourg, on the French side of the French-German railway line Strasbourg-Wörth (Alsace / Rhineland-Palatinate), and consists of the preparation of the renewal works.



01/08/2019 – Symbios Funding & Consulting GmbH applies for CEF funding for two cross-border projects on behalf of ÖBB Infra

ÖBB Infra plans to electrify two railway lines in the cross-border section Austria / Hungary. The electrification of both routes will sustainably improve the cross-border rail transport between Austria / Hungary.

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18/07/2019 – Symbios Funding & Consulting and Abington Advisory create a strategy for better integration of the Brest region (Brittany) into the trans-European transport network (TEN-T)

Brest region (Brittany)


10/07/2019 – Symbios Funding & Consulting supports the Burgenland (State of Austria) in the EU public consultation for the cross-border railway project “GrenzBahn”

The open public consultation for the evaluation of the TEN-T Guidelines has been launched by the European Commission. All citizens and organisations are welcome to contribute to this consultation.

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24/04/2019 – Symbios Funding & Consulting GmbH submitted on behalf of  5 different clients 7 applications in the CEF Call 2019

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11/04/2019 – Missing Railway Links Conference

Symbios Funding & Consulting GmbH had the opportunity to present the “GrenzBahn” cross-border railway project during the “missing railway links conference” in Brussels in April 2019.

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01/02/2019 – The Port Saint Malo awards Symbios Funding & Consulting and Abington Advisory with the preparation of a CEF applications in 2019


21/12/2018 – The Ports of Normandy Authority awards Symbios Funding & Consulting and Abington Advisory with the preparation of two CEF applications in 2019

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22/10/2018 – SYMBIOS receives for the second time an award for innovation

Symbios Funding & Consulting GmbH receives award for its sustainable commitment to innovation from the German Stifterverband

award for innovation

Innovative through research


27/09/2018 – Symbios prepared the second succesful CEF application  for the TwinPort Helsinki/Tallinn

Die SYMBIOS prepared on behalf of the ports of Helsinki and Tallinn the second succesful CEF application for the ferry operation between the two capitals.

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25/04/2018 – SYMBIOS has be attending the TEN-T Days in Ljubljana in Slovenia.

The Eu Commissioner Ms Violeta Bulc responsible for transport has visited the exhibition stand of SYMBIOS Funding & Consulting GmbH during the TEN-T Days 2018 in Ljubljana.

TEN-T Days in Ljubljana


25/01/2018 – INELFE will get €578 million EU support for the Biscay Gulf France-Spain interconnection

Symbios has supported INELFE (Joint-Venture between RTE/REE – France/Spain ) successfully in the preparation of a CEF application for the the Biscay Gulf France-Spain interconnection. A new electricity link will better integrate the Iberian Peninsula into the internal electricity market.