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Development of Novel Inspection Systems for Railway Wheelsets
ID: 218674
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2011-09-30
The contribution of the rail industry to the economic growth of the EU member states is widely acknowledged. Very recently, the European rail industry has started showing signs of recovery after a long period of steady decline. The technological advances in train design durin...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 89883
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Materials Onboard: Steel Advancements and Integrated Composites
ID: 314037
Start date: 2012-09-01, End date: 2015-08-31
The proposal aims to investigate two novel ideas concerning ship structures. First the introduction of High Strength Low Alloyed Steels (HSLA) in specific structural details in order to deal with the major issue of crack initiation and propagation in critical areas of ships a...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 104600
Last updated on: 2017-04-24
MESA - Maritime Europe Strategy Action - FOSTER Waterborne
ID: 604857
Start date: 2013-09-01, End date: 2016-08-31
Maritime Europe Strategy Action (MESA – FOSTER WATERBORNE), main strategic objective (in line with WATERBORNE-TP) is to strengthen the effectiveness of the research and innovation capacities of the European maritime industry, by: - Optimization of the European maritime RDI st...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 109718
Last updated on: 2016-11-07
Energy Efficient Safe SHip OPERAtion
ID: 605221
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2016-10-31
The 2012 guidelines on the attained Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) for new ships (MEPC.212(63)) represent a major step forward in implementing the REGULATIONS ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY OF SHIPS (resolution MEPC.203(62)). There are, however, serious concerns regarding the su...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 110531
Last updated on: 2016-06-27
Model-based Cooperative and Adaptive Ship-based Context Aware Design
ID: 314352
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
The development of ship bridge systems is characterized by being non-harmonious and far from guaranteed to be of optimal design for the actual users of them. Existing regulations for system and procedure design are disconnected and defined on a level which is not informative ...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 106310
Last updated on: 2016-03-31
Development of Aero Engine Component Manufacture using Laser Additive Manufacturing
ID: 266271
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
The concept of the MERLIN project is to reduce the environmental impact of air transport using Additive Manufacturing (AM) techniques in the manufacture of civil aero engines. MERLIN will develop AM techniques, at the level 1 stage, to allow environmental benefits including n...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 97209
Last updated on: 2016-02-18
Management of weather events in transport system
ID: 314506
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2014-09-30
The MOWE-IT project shall assess factors that prerequisite cross-modal transferability between the air and surface-based European transport systems in order to protect the passengers, shippers, European institutions and citizens against travel delays, cancellations and/or sto...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 104378
Last updated on: 2015-11-23
Safety Enhancements in transport by Achieving Human Orientated Resilient Shipping Environment
ID: 605639
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2016-10-31
"Within the aeronautical industry it is critical to have safe and reliable operations in order to prevent accidents and mistakes which can potentially cause a huge loss of life and destruction. In this respect, the aeronautical industry has led the way in terms of understandi...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 110892
Last updated on: 2015-06-01
ID: 288710
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
"European oceans will be subject to massive development of marine infrastructure in the near future. The most obvious is the energy facilities e.g. offshore wind farms, exploitation of wave energy, expansion of electricity connections, and also further development and impleme...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 101743
Last updated on: 2015-03-10
Development of a Novel Integrated Inspection System for the Accurate Evaluation of the Structural Integrity of Rail Tracks
ID: 234040
Start date: 2009-10-01, End date: 2013-03-31
"The European rail industry is showing signs of steady recovery after a long period of decline. The technological advances in train design have led to the manufacturing of faster, greener and more comfortable trains making rail transport a more attractive option for passenger...
Programme: FP7-TRANSPORT
Record Number: 92444
Last updated on: 2015-03-10
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