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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.


Urban Delivery Vehicle

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


SRF Logger

PROJECT OUTPUT An Android based solution for heavy vehicle monitoring.


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.


Trailer Aerodynamics

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