Progress

List of official achievements of the project:
  • Month 1, Kick-off meeting at Scania in Södertälje, Sweden.
  • Month 5, First technical meeting at Applus+ IDIADA in L'Albornar, Tarragona, Spain.
  • Month 7, milestone 1 achieved. Scenarios and requirements specified.
  • Month 12, Second technical meeting at VW in Wolfsburg, Germany
  • Month 15, milestone 2 achieved. First project review. 6 out of 29 deliverables submitted so far which is according to plan.
  • Month 19, Third technical meeting at KTH in Stockholm, Sweden.
  • Month 24, milestone 3 achieved. On-board and off-board systems implemented and validated. Fuel consumption tests done at Applus+ IDIADA test track and reported in deliverable 7.1.
  • Month 24, Fourth technical meeting at S&T in Delft, the Netherlands.
  • Month 25, a live demonstration on public roads with real trucks in Sweden of the coordination of two assignments. The vehicles started at different locations according to the start time given by the system, merging at the time and place specified by the system and arriving on time at their respective final destinations. The speed profile along the respective routes where given by the system and it was controlled automatically by the on-board system.
  • Month 26, milestone 4 achieved. Second project review. 12 out of 29 deliverables submitted (according to plan)
  • Month 28, Simulation and Off-board evaluation executed.
  • Month 30, Technical meeting at OFFIS in Oldenburg, Germany.
  • Month 30, Deliverable D4.1 ("Traffic Information Provisioning System") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 32, System integration and system test successfully done on with 3 vehicles in Sweden (Södertälje to Väsby Uppland).
  • Month 32 deliverable 3.4 ("Result of System Compliance and Integration") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 32 deliverable 7.3 ("Limited validation results of the integrated system") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 33 deliverable 2.6 ("Future legislation modifications and developments") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 33 deliverable 5.3 ("Back office HMI prototype") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 33 deliverable 6.1 ("Integrated V2X communication system for heavy vehicle platooning") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 33 deliverable 6.2 ("Semi-automated longitudinal vehicle control system for heavy vehicle platooning") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 33 deliverable 6.3 ("On-board HMI Design") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 33 deliverable 6.4 ("On-board HMI Prototype & Report on on-board HMI") submitted according to plan.
  • Month 33 milestone On-board and off-board systems integrated and validated achieved.
  • Month 34 deliverable 5.2 ("Report on coordinated fault-tolerant scheduling of platoons") submitted according to plan.