Linked initiatives & previous research

The most relevant and recent projects dealing with aspects related to the proposed activities in LONGRUN:


  • ADVICE – H2020
    • Strategies developed for connected hybrid vehicles Eco-routing, CLOUD services, HMI interface, Eco-driving, Energy and Thermo management; Hybrid vehicle, cloud-based energy management.
    • Involved partners: AVL, FEV, IDIADA, IFPEN, SIEMENS, TECNALIA, VOLVO
  • AEROFLEX – H2020
    • New technologies, concepts and architectures for trucks with optimised aerodynamics, powertrains and safety systems” – reduced aero drag, safer, comfortable, configurable and cost effective and energy efficient.
    • Involved partners: DAF, CHALMERSIDIADAIVECO, UNIRESEARCH, VOLVO
  • ASSURED – H2020
    • Developing test method and certification for high power DC charging for Heavy Duty E-vehicles and to reach interoperability of the different applications and brands. Innovative energy storage systems and charging.
    • Involved partners: AVL, FEV, IDIADAIRIZAR, IVECO, VDL, VUB
  • ECOCHAMPS – H2020
    • Development of Daily Dual energy ECOCHAMPS: European COmpetitiveness in Commercial Hybrid and AutoMotive PowertrainS.
    • Involved partners: AVL, DAF, FPT, IVECO, TECNALIA, UNIRESEARCH
  • Everlasting – H2020
    • Everlasting-Optimize energy consumption and to extend the operation range and durability of E- buses in the city by developing advanced communication protocols and related energy models including the interaction of the energy consumers.
    • Involved partners: TUE, VDL
  • GV02-2016 Cluster – H2020
  • GV-07-2017 Cluster – H2020
    • CEVOLVER – Connected vehicles; Electric vehicle, user acceptance, independent cloud-based services and controls.
      ACHILES – Advanced Architectures Chassis/Traction concept for Future Electric vehicles; Torque Vectoring related results to be used for IRIZAR.
      FITGEN – Functionally Integrated E-axle Ready for Mass Market Third GENeration Electric Vehicles; Vehicle powertrain & traction.
    • Involved partners: FEV, IDIADA, IFPEN, RWTH, TECNALIA, UNIRESEARCH, VUB
  • HDGAS – H2020
  • IMPERIUM – H2020
    • IMplementation of Powertrain control for Economic, low Real driving emIssions and fuel ConsUMption.
    • Involved partners: AVL, DAF, FEV, GARRET, IVECO, TUE, VOLVO
  • OPTITRUCK – H2020
    • Powertrain control optimisation for fuel economy. Fuel efficiency and powertrain calibration technologies.
    • Involved partner: FORD
  • ORCA – H2020
    • Definition of a new system architecture for a cost efficient multimodal hybrid bus; Optimised Real-world Cost-Competitive Modular Hybrid Architecture for Heavy Duty Vehicle.
    • Involved partners: IVECO, UMICORE, VOLVO, VUB
  • PHOTOFUEL – H2020
    • Photofuel studies and advances the biocatalytic production of alternative liquid transportation fuels, which require only sunlight, CO2 and water. Development and assessment of new Fuel Pathways for HD applications.
    • Involved partners: FEV, IFPEN, NESTE, VOLVO
  • REDIFUEL – H2020
  • ZeEUS – FP7
    • Zero Emissions Bus Systems; Demonstration of Electric buses as urban public transport to evaluate the different types of solutions including new charging solutions.
    • Involved partners: IDIADA, IRIZAR, RWTH, VDL