08.06.2006 00:06
Strengthening cooperation with India, South Africa, China and Brazil
The first steering meeting of the SIMBA project was held in Brussels on June 6th.  SIMBA is an initiative supported by the EC to promote research cooperation between the EU and targeted developing nations.  During the first meeting,  a number of opportunities were investigated for common research topics.  From the FEHRL team, Akram Ahmedi (TRL) will be leading activities with India and South Africa. Dr Marianne Grauers (VTI) who recently attended a successful workshop in Shanghai will be responsible for developing activities with China.

20.05.2006 00:05
Prof. Dariusz Sybilski strengthens Executive Committee

At our recent General Assembly in Ljubljana, Professor Dariusz Sybilski was elected to the  FEHRL Executive Committee (FEC).    Prof Sybilski is the Deputy Director of IBDiM, the Polish Road and Bridge Research Institute.   As well as adding his managerial experience to the strength of the FEC,  he has considerable technical expertise in Pavement Technology.  He will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience in building FEHRL’s portfolio of activities with the public and industry sectors.

16.03.2006 00:03
FEHRL in CVIS project to develop enabling technologies for greater transport efficiency
The new EC-supported CVIS integrated project kicked-off on March 14th 2006 with a two-day meeting in Brussels. With a 41€ million budget distributed over four years, the project will focus on cooperative vehicle infrastructure systems, technologies, combinations and scenarios that offer the greatest potential, and can be best exploited for traffic management and information systems.

19.01.2006 00:01
New face at the FEHRL office
Bas R. Hemmen has recently joined the Brussels FEHRL team. The loan of Bas from ELGIP, a European platform of geotechnical R&D organisations, will contribute to build links with FEHRL and encourage knowledge transfer between the two organisations.

10.02.2005 00:02
Silence project seminar on transport noise reduction measures
On March 30th 2006, the EC-funded SILENCE project will host a seminar on transport noise reduction in urban areas. The event will take place at the POLIS Office in Brussels.