Mobility

3D-printed bridge

In October 2017, the first 3D-printed bridge of prestressed and reinforced concrete was opened in Gemert. The bridge was printed at the Eindhoven University of Technology, in collaboration with BAM infra.
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Basilisk

One of the characteristics of concrete is that it ruptures. With a good design and good performance this tearing can be limited, but small tears can cause problems too.
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Robin Radar Systems

Worldwide, about 200,000 drones are sold per month. The interest in drones is great, which causes the number of incidents with drones to grow and the drones sometimes provide threatening situations.
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Netics BV

As a result of the rising sea level and urbanization of urban areas, globalization is growing the need to build flood controls and houses. However, this is a costly matter.
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The Mobile Factory

No building lasts forever. Demolition, war and natural disasters will eventually turn every manmade structure into rubble. In case you didn’t know, rubble is a real killer.
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Buiksloterham

Buiksloterham is located in the North of Amsterdam and is undergoing a gradual transformation into a sustainable mixed-use urban area. Former industrial area Buiksloterham gets developed by public and private parties in an area with high circular ambitions.
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Pamares

Particulate matter: You don't see it, you don't smell it and you don't taste it, but it has always been - to a greater or lesser extent - in the air we breathe. Fine dust is a form of air pollution that, when inhaled by humans or animals, is harmful to health.
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Sea salt battery

How can we store all renewable electricity from solar panels and wind mills when demand is low? How can we accelerate electric driving and relieve fossil fuel dependency? Dr Ten has developed an intelligent energy solution: the sea salt battery.
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CitySense

CitySense offers ‘on-demand lighting’ in which the light level adjusts based on the presence of pedestrians, bicycles or cars. The lights ‘dim’ during off-peak hours when there is no traffic in the vicinity, and all the lights in the surrounding area ‘glow’ to a user-defined brightness level upon detection of traffic or human presence.
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Sustainer Homes

In the world of rising rents, sprawling cities, and dwindling resources, we’ll need housing that is much more independent, flexible, and sustainable than anything offered on the housing market of today. Sustainer Homes builds the world’s first fully off-grid, sustainable, and mobile container homes.
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SnappCar

In Europe, 250 million cars remain unused for approximately 23 hours a day. In 2011, Victor van Tol and Pascal Ontijd, decided to address this challenge and founded SnappCar. Snappcar is an online community where nowadays more than 120.000 Dutch, Danish and German consumers share their cars.
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Forze

Forze was founded in 2007 and is developing zero emission race cars. Forze is the high-tech hydrogen racing team that is part of the Technological University of Delft.
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BlueCity010

BlueCity010 is an ecosystem where entrepreneurs in circular production combine their business cases to connect to each other and to operate entirely demonstrably. Goal is one large linked chain that is based on residuals, but does not generate waste.
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Undagrid

Undagrid develops energy-saving transmitters (trackers) which objects like baggage carts and containers helps communicate with each other with the result that they form a network. This is a so-called mesh network, in which the individual objects are not connected themselves to the Internet.
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LOFT2GO

Urban PopUp offers solutions for vacant premises with a newly developed concept: the Loft2Go. The Loft2Go is a portable bathroom and kitchen, which can be placed in a day in vacant offices, shops, school premises or warehouses, so the space can be quickly made fit for habitation.
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OCAP

OCAP captures CO2 emitted by industrial processes which lead down to to horticultural greenhouses. By using this CO2, instead of producing their own by burning natural gas, the greenhouses save energy. It also provides the grower with an alternative to fossil fuel, using instead a combination of CO2 delivery and renewable energy sources, such as geothermal energy and (industrial) waste heat.
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4Fold

Shipping companies can use the foldable container 4FOLD of Holland Container Innovations (HCI) to annually save 25 percent on transportation of empty containers. At the place of one conventional container, fits a package of four collapsed containers.
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Hydrogen cars

A hydrogen car is an electric car with a fuel cell on board which makes electricity from hydrogen and oxygen. The car is powered by an electric motor, like the plug-in hybrid cars that we know already. Their power comes out of the existing batteries. Driving on hydrogen has the potential to make mobility completely emission-free, with no CO2 emissions or local air pollution.
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Ambulance Drone

Dronesforgood explores future possibilities with drones and develops the technology on an open platform. One of its recent developments is the Ambulance-Drone, a high speed drone network that delivers emergency supplies to any location within minutes. Alec Momont. graduated student at Delft University of Technology designed during his graduation in cooperation with innovation platform Living Tomorrow a prototype of an ambulance drone.
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Smart Highway

Smart Highway is an innovative concept for smart roads of tomorrow. A programme of innovation that links a different way of looking at things with innovative ideas that apply the opportunities offered by new technologies in smart ways. Smart Highway is the result of an intensive collaboration between builder and developer Heijmans and designer Daan Roosegaarde. The themes sustainability, safety and perception are key to the concept and are manifested in the newest technologies in energy and light.
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Tesla Taxi

The taxi fleet of Schiphol has been expanded with Tesla taxi's. In total there will be 167 fully electric taxi's driving from Schiphol. Tesla Model S is not only quiet and environmentally friendly but comfortable too. The backseat is provided with a tablet. Even though Tesla has the look of a luxury sports car, there is still plenty of room for luggage in both front and back seat.
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Platooning

TNO works together with industry and government on the technology that makes automated driving practicable. For both passenger cars and trucks. Cooperative and affordable. Safe and reliable. Tests on the public road will have to demonstrate that automated driving boosts traffic safety, improves traffic flow, saves 10-20% fuel and thereby reduces CO2 emissions.
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