ASSURED

fASt and Smart charging solutions for full size URban hEavy Duty applications

The ASSURED project will address the electrification of urban commercial vehicles and their integration with fast charging infrastructure in different cities across Europe. To do so, the project will test innovative heavy-duty and medium-duty vehicle solutions with different interoperable charging infrastructure concepts that will be developed into business cases, taking into account commercial as well as societal costs and benefits.

The ASSURED consortium gathers 39 partners from 12 European countries covering the entire value chain of urban heavy-duty transport and light duty vehicles, and including public transport authorities and operators, bus manufacturers, truck manufacturers, light duty manufacturers, charging solution suppliers, energy providers, national and international associations, cities, consultancies and research centres.

UITP will lead the User Acceptance & Demonstration in the Cities activities ensuring a wide support of partner cities and end-users to the take‐up of business cases across Europe, as well as the project dissemination, collaboration and networking for an effective exploitation of project results.

IN BRIEF

  • Duration: October 2017 – September 2021
  • Budget: € 23.64m (€ 18.65m EU funded)
  • Coordinator: VRIJE UNIVERSITEIT BRUSSEL
  • Partners: UNION INTERNATIONALE DES TRANSPORTS PUBLICS, IVECO S.p.A., VOLVO BUS CORPORATION, MAN TRUCK & BUS AG, SOLARIS BUS & COACH S.A., VECTIA MOBILITY RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, A.I.E., VDL ENABLING TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS BV, IRIZAR S COOP, TOFAS TURK OTOMOBIL FABRIKASI ANONIM SIRKETI, SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT, ALSTOM TRANSPORT S.A., ABB B.V., HELIOX BV, SCHUNK BAHN- UND INDUSTRIETECHNIK GMBH, JEMA ENERGY SA, ALTRA SPA, FRAUNHOFER GESELLSCHAFT ZUR FOERDERUNG DER ANGEWANDTEN FORSCHUNG E.V., FEV GMBH, AVL LIST GMBH, AIT AUSTRIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY GMBH, KOMPETENZZENTRUM - DAS VIRTUELLE FAHRZEUG, FORSCHUNGSGESELLSCHAFT GMBH, BELGISCH LABORATORIUM VAN DE ELEKTRICITEITSINDUSTRIE, IKERLAN SCL, NEDERLANDSE ORGANISATIE VOOR TOEGEPAST NATUURWETENSCHAPPELIJK ONDERZOEK TNO, TEKNOLOGIAN TUTKIMUSKESKUS VTT OY, POLIS - PROMOTION OF OPERATIONAL LINKS WITH INTEGRATED SERVICES, ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONALE, D'APPOLONIA SPA, IBERDROLA DISTRIBUCION ELECTRICA, S.A., ENEXIS BV, INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATION AND COMPUTER SYSTEMS, RUPPRECHT CONSULT - FORSCHUNG & BERATUNG GMBH, IDIADA AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY SA, SCHOLT ENERGY SERVICES B.V., INGENIEURGESELLSCHAFT FUER AUTO UND VERKEHR GMBH, , POLITECNICO DI TORINO, PRZEDSIEBIORSTWO KOMUNIKACJI MIEJSKIEJ SPOLKA Z OGRANICZONA ODPOWIEDZIALNOSCIA, TRANSPORTS DE BARCELONA SA, STADTWERKE OSNABRUCK AG

Contact: Aida Abdulah


ASSURED is co-funded by the European Union under Horizon 2020, Research and Innovation Directorate General under Grant Agreement n° 769850.

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