The OP supports investments to remove bottlenecks from the sections of the Italian railway network which form part of the TEN-T “Scandinavian-Mediterranean” Core Network Corridor. Furthermore, the resources of the OP aim to support the infrastructural and technological modernization of the network, both by completing works in progress and by realizing new projects.

The eligible operations include the so-called “Major Projects”, large-scale infrastructure projects whose eligible cost is higher than € 75 million.