Consortium

The SAFER-LC Consortium is led by UIC and composed of 17 partners from 10 different countries (France, Finland, Norway, Spain, Greece, Germany, Italy, Belgium Hungary and Turkey)

They represent railway operators, railway infrastructure owners, road operators, research centres, academia and industry suppliers and bring a range of complementary skills required for this multidisciplinary research project.

The Consortium consists of 1 rail association (UIC), 1 road association (IRU), Infrastructure managers and Railway operators (SNCF, TRAINOSE), 6 rail research institutes (CEREMA, FFE, IFSTTAR, VTT, NTNU, DLR), 2 universities (UNIROMA3, UTBM), 2 SMEs and providers (Commsignia, Geoloc system, Intader).

List of partners

01 UIC International Union of Railways France
02 VTT Teknologian tutkimuskeskus VTT Oy Finland
03 NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology Norway
04 IFSTTAR French institute of science and technology for transport, development and networks France
05 FFE Fundación Ferrocarriles Españoles Spain
06 CERTH-HIT Centre for Research and Technology Hellas - Hellenic Institute of Transport Greece
07 TRAINOSE Trainose Transport – Passenger and Freight Transportation Services SA Greece
08 INTADER Intermodal Transportation and Logistics Research Association Turkey
09 CEREMA Centre for Studies and Expertise on Risks, Environment, Mobility, and Urban and Country planning France
10 GLS Geoloc Systems France
11 RWTH Rheinisch-Westfaelische Technische Hochschule Aachen University Germany
12 UNIROMA3 University of Roma Tre Italy
13 COMM Commsignia Ltd Hungary
14 IRU International Road Transport Union - Projects ASBL Belgium
15 SNCF Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer France
16 DLR German Aerospace Center Germany
17 UTBM University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard France

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 723205