Lightweight Cab

The lightweight cab design attracts more interest

The European Commission has published a flyer about the lightweight cab as an example of a transport success story.

The flyer describes the results of the EU funded research project DE-LIGHT and draws comparisons with the application of novel composites in Formula 1 - but at a much lower unit cost.

Read the flyer here

Update 10 May 2012 - the news item has been picked up by the Horizon 2020 website featuring 10 showcase projects in Europe and the Investing in Success brochure where it is one of 15 key successes from past EU funded projects.  See:

http://ec.europa.eu/research/horizon2020/index_en.cfm?pg=country-profiles 

and

http://ec.europa.eu/research/horizon2020/pdf/success-stories-h2020_2012.pdf#view=fit&pagemode=none

published on: 8th May 2012