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2019
09 JUL

Improvement of railway switches

A collaboration between Banedanmark and DTU has identified several new opportunities for smarter monitoring and maintenance of switches.

Transport and logistics Materials
14 MAY

Laser trucks help maintain roads

Pavement engineering company, Dynatest , has developed a truck in partnership with DTU which analyses the state of the road using laser technology.

Lasers Construction and mechanics Information technology Mathematics Transport and logistics
12 APR

New knowledge will change rail maintenance

Danish research has solved the riddle of the large quantity of cracks observed in European rails in the past 10-15 years.

Construction and mechanics Transport and logistics
26 MAR

Danish shipping must be autonomous

Researchers must help Denmark develop the first autonomous ships.

Electrotechnology Robot technology and automation Transport and logistics
20 FEB

Cars to report on road condition

Leveraging modern car technology to continuously collect road data may help produce real-time digital images of road maintenance needs.

Mapping and surveying Data analysis Sensors Mathematical modelling Mobility
24 JAN

Future engineers learning more about the rail industry

DTU and the Danish Rail Sector Association are extending a contract designed to allow future engineers to learn more about the many fields of work in the rail sector.

Transport and logistics
02 JAN

New ESA Business Incubation Centre to be anchored at DTU

An ambitious nesting ground for the space industry will provide help, advice, and financial support for Danish growth companies and entrepreneurs.

Earth sciences Information technology Space research Transport and logistics
2018
11 DEC

Key Danish role in major European innovation alliance

DTU is one of the main architects behind a new large European network aimed at developing the cities and transport solutions of tomorrow.

Mobility Transport economy Transport safety Transport models Energy systems Data analysis IT systems Telecommunication Systems analysis Air pollution Climate adaption
2017
22 MAY

Self-driving bus Olli tested on Lyngby Campus

Denmark’s first self-driving bus is currently running on a closed track at DTU. The ambition is to develop a pilot project for driverless transportation on DTU Lyngby Campus...

Transport and logistics
2016
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
03 JUN

New transport research centre at DTU

DTU has opened the new Transport DTU centre, which was marked by a festive and academic event.

Transport and logistics