Project title: Future Freight Loco for Europe
Project reference: 730823
Call reference: S2R-CFM-IP5-03-2015
Period: from 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2019
Project value: € 3 375 017
S2R (H2020) co-funding: € 1 499 857,50
Coordinator: Bombardier Transportation GMBH (BTG)
Project website: under construction
Complementary project of: Dynafreight
IP Coordinator: IP5 - Dr Miroslav Obrenovic - Deutsche Bahn (email@example.com)
FFL4E (Future Freight Locomotive for Europe) aims at developing key technologies for future energy efficient freight locomotives, allowing highest operational flexibility and providing attractive and competitive rail freight services to the final customer.
The key elements of the project are: digitalisation, automation in train operation, energy-supplied freight wagons, advanced functionalities and increased productivity. The challenge is to take the freight locomotive to the next level by:
To accelerate the development process, the FFL4E looks for additional knowhow to be brought in by Dynafreight project.