GRRF-76-43 | Cooperative dynamic formation of platoons for safe and energy-optimized goods transportation (Scania)
Cooperative dynamic formation of platoons for safe and energy-optimized goods transportation
Presentation by the head of the EU-funded COMPANION project to test and validate heavy-duty vehicle-to-vehicle platooning technologies. The program is aimed at gathering real-world experience with heavy vehicles formation of and interaction with connected vehicle platoons.
29. The Chair of GRRF announced the next ITS informal group session scheduled to be held in March 2014 in Geneva.
30. He invited a presentation from two experts from the EU research project on vehicle platooning “Companion”, (GRRF-76-43). GRRF welcomed the idea of the Chair to share information about innovations related to vehicles automations and self-driving vehicles. GRRF agreed to dedicate one permanent agenda item to this subject and requested the secretariat to explore possibilities to dedicate an (additional) session (half a day) to this subject.