Selected publications
This section presents a sample of publications developed by the research team related with the line of environmental management and impacts in ports. This section is divided in articles in scientific journals, articles in port-sector journals, book chapters and communications in conferences.

Articles in scientific journals
Articles in port-sector journals
  • Puig, M.; Wooldridge, C.; Quinteri, E.; Darbra, R.M.; Seguí, X. (2016). Top 10 environmental issues for EU inland ports. Science for Environment Policy, no. 456, pp. 1-2.
  • Segui, X.; Puig, M.; Darbra, R.M.; Wooldridge, C. (2015). Looking towards the hinterland for sustainable development. GreenPort, vol. Winter 2015, pp. 14-17.
  • Wooldridge, C & Puig, M. (2011). Echoes through time. EcoPorts: past, present and future. GreenPort, vol. Spring 2011, pp. 22-23.
  • Darbra, R.M.; Royston, K. (2007). Environmental initiatives in European Ports. Marine and Ports Review. pp. 19 - 21.

Book chapters
  • Puig, M. and Darbra, R.M. (2018). The role of ports in a global economy, issues of relevance and environmental initiatives. World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation (Volume III: Ecological Issues and Environmental Impacts). pp. 593-611. Elsevier.
  • Tselentis, V.; Michail, A.; Darbra, R.M.; Puig, M.; Wooldridge, C. (2015). Evidence-Based Monitoring for Sustainable Development of Port and Chain Operations in: Sustainable Development of Sea-Corridors and Coastal Waters.
  • Darbra, R.M. (2006). Port perspectives and environmental management considerations. Places of refuge for ships. Emerging environmental concerns of a maritime custom. pp. 119 - 143. Martinus Nijhoff Publishers.
  • Darbra, R.M.; Crawford, J.; Haley, C.W.; Morrison, R.J. (2006). Report on the project: "Safety Culture and Hazard Risk Perception of Australian and New Zealand Maritime Pilots". University of Wollongong.

Recent communications in conferences
  • Puig, M., Raptis, S., Wooldridge, C.F., Darbra, R.M. (2019). Results of the ESPO Environmental Report- EcoPortsinSights 2019. GreenPort Cruise and Congress Handbook 2019, pp. 83-84. Oslo (Norway).
  • Puig, M., Raptis, S., Wooldridge, C.F., Darbra, R.M. (2019). European port trends in Environmental issues. 16th Environmental Conference on Environmental Science and Technology. Rodes (Greece). Proceedings available at:
  • Puig, M., Wooldridge, C.F., Raptis, S., Darbra, R.M. (2018). Environmental performance in the EU port sector. GreenPort Conference Conference 2018. Proceedings en pendrive. València (Spain).
  • Darbra, R.M. (2018). Accidents Involving Hazardous Materials in European Ports. 9th Maritime Salvage & Casualty Response Conference 2018. Proceedings in pendrive. Londres (Great Britain).
  • Darbra, R.M. (2018). The Portopia project: Environmental approach for Inland and Sea ports. European Environmental Ports Conference 2018. Proceedings in pendrive. Antwerp (Belgium).
  • Darbra, R.M. (2017). Environmental dashboards. Portopia Final Conference. Proceedings in pendrive. Brusel.les (Bèlgica).
  • Puig, M., Wooldridge, C.F., Darbra, R.M. (2017). Development of tools for the identification and implementation of environmental aspects and indicators in ports. Proceedings of the European Port Transport Conference (Website). Barcelona.
  • Darbra, R.M. & Ferré, G. (2017). Port Futuri’s Expansion Plan. Representative of local community and civic society. GreenPort Conference 2017 Proceedings en pendrive. Amsterdam (The Netherlands).
  • Seguí, X.; Puig, M.; Wooldridge, C.; Darbra, R.M. (2015) Inland ports looking seaward and towards the hinterland for sustainable development. GreenPort Congress 2015. Copenhagen, Denmark. Conference Handbook. Pgs. 107-116.
  • Puig, M.; Darbra, R.M. (2015). Development of a Tool for the identification and assessment of Environmental Aspects in Ports (TEAP). PERSEUS Scientific Conference. Integrated Marine Research in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Brussels, Belgium. Conference proceedings 2015.