VI-grade announces availability of Applus+ IDIADA virtual proving ground data for offline and online simulations

Following the agreement recently signed with Applus+ IDIADA, VI-grade today announced the availability of the first set of virtual files representing proving grounds located at the IDIADA testing facilities in Tarragona, Spain. These tracks are now available both for offline Read More

Intelligent sensors: the backbone of autonomous driving

Detailed environmental information is essential for autonomous vehicles. Only intelligent sensors allow safe manoeuvring. The international VDI Conference “Automotive Sensor Systems”, taking place in Munich on 13 and 14 February 2019 will focus on innovative sensor technologies for automated and Read More

Kögel tipper trailer for Stuttgart 21 construction site

ECOSOIL Süd GmbH, one of the most experienced and successful full-service redevelopers of contaminated sites, has expanded its vehicle fleet with 17 Kögel 3-axle tipper trailers with 24 m³ loading volume. The branch in Ulm acquired its first Kögel tipper trailers Read More

New thermo module for compact refrigerant circuit

Worldwide, the auto industry is faced with the challenge of finding technical solutions for significantly reducing fuel consumption and developing energy-efficient drivelines. In order, where possible, to eliminate harmful emissions, especially in conurbations, the industry is pushing ahead with the Read More

Europe Car Sharing Market demand to grow at 33.7% CAGR to 2024 with Autolib, Flinkster, DriveNow, Car2Go, Tamyca and CarUnity are key players

Graphical Research: Europe Car Sharing Market is set to surpass USD 4 billion by 2024. Industry growth is expected to accelerate over the forecast timespan, due to the benefits of these services such as reduced pollution and traffic congestion. High costs Read More

Der neue Embedded-PC für den Transport mit Intel® Core ™ – und Pentium®-Prozessoren der 7. und 6. Generation – UST500-517-FL

Vielfach zertifiziert Der neue Embedded-PC UST500-517-FL für den Transport und Bahnverkehr wird von dem LGA1151-Sockel mit dem Intel® Core ™ – und Pentium®-Prozessoren der 7. und 6. Generation mit dem Intel® Q170-Chipsatz betrieben. Die integrierten 16 PoE Ports sind in Form Read More

Plain bearings minimize drag down friction and wear

Permaglide bearing elements from KS Gleitlager, especially when used in system applications in commercial vehicles, stand for cost effectiveness, dependability, and longevity. Now, KS Kolbenschmidt is presenting the new, zero-lead and hence eco-friendly plain bearing family KS P240, KS P241, Read More

VI-grade Announces 2019 Edition of its International Conference

VI-grade today announced the 2019 edition of its International Conference. The event dedicated to executive managers and experienced engineers belonging to automotive and transportation companies, engineering firms and universities as well as research centers all over the world is to Read More

Bergeübung an der Schauinslandbahn

Am Samstag, 24. November, hat bei der Schauinslandbahn eine Bergeübung durch die Bergwacht stattgefunden. Das Übungsszenario sah eine längerfristige Betriebsunfähigkeit der Anlage vor, die über ihre komplette Länge von 3,6 Kilometer mit 18 Kabinen von denen 14 belegt waren.. Aus Read More