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Trailer Lightweighting

PROJECT OUTPUT Demonstrated a new lightweight deck which allows for increased payload for weight limited operation. Identified which operations could benefit from lightweighting.

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Urban Delivery Vehicle

PROJECT OUTPUT Development and testing of a prototype urban trailer with path-following steering system and hydraulic regenerative braking system.

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SRF Logger

PROJECT OUTPUT An Android based solution for heavy vehicle monitoring.

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Logistical Measures

PROJECT OUTPUTS Optimise distribution centre (DC) locations. Optimise the allocation of customers to DCs Create new collaborative networks

Dual-Fuel Engines

PROJECT OUTPUT Testing of dual fuel tractor units before and after conversion to dual fuel to analyse engine emissions.

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Trailer Aerodynamics

PROJECT OUTPUT A package of measures for improving the aerodynamics of refrigerated semi-trailers, including optimised rear end taper and side skirts.