21.11.2008 00:11
Interview of Research Coordinator for Ireland on line

Eugene OBrien, FEHRL's Research Coordinator for Ireland, was interviewed as part of an initiative by the UCD Earth Institute, an internal group in the university promoting multi-disciplinary research into Sustainability issues. In the video, posted on you-tube, Eugene describes some of the concepts being discussed in the ERTRAC committee on the long-term future of long distance freight.

20.11.2008 00:11
Job opportunity at LAVOC (EPFL)

LAVOC, the Traffic Facilities Laboratory (LAVOC) at EPFL is hiring a Scientific Collaborator with interest in developing and leading research in pavement design, mechanical performances of road construction. This position will be open until filled. More detailed information about the position is described in this file.

19.11.2008 00:11
FP7 Call: ICT for Mobility, Environmental Sustainability and Energy

DG Information Society have today published their fourth (2009) call for proposals with a number of objectives related to road transport.

18.11.2008 00:11
27th Baltic Road Conference

Latvian State Roads in co-operation with Baltic Road Association organize XXVII International Baltic Road Conference with Exhibition. The Conference will be held in the International Exhibition Centre in Kipsala of Riga City from 23 to 26 August, 2009. For more information, please download the guide.

14.11.2008 00:11
TYROSAFE workshop at SURF in Portoroz

The first TYROSAFE project workshop on policies for road characteristics and influences such as skidding resistance, rolling resistance and noise emissions took place on October 22 in Portoroz, Slovenia. A video clip of the workshop has been uploaded on The URL is: