With its Transport Program, the DLR is the second largest institutionally funded transport research body in Europe: 26 DLR institutes follow a systematic, programmatic approach. It uses networks and synergies – with national and international facilities and economic and political bodies – to develop concrete solutions for a sustainable transport system.

News

DLR_Transport at New Mobility World 2019

12.09.2019 · Automated and networked driving
Meet us at New Mobility World (IAA) Hall 5, Stand D04 The prototype of an intelligent, modular electric urban car, infrastructure with high-tech sensors for testing automated and networked vehicles, and measuring mobility behaviour with smartphones – at IAA New Mobility World in...

DLR Transport at InnoTrans 2018

20.09.2018 · Schienenverkehr
Visit us at the InnoTrans 2018 (Hall 2.2, Stand 404) The leading international trade fair for transport technology At InnoTrans 2018 in Berlin, DLR will be presenting the NGT (Next Generation Train) CARGO, a high-speed train for freight traffic of the future. The NGT CARGO is...

On the right track

31.07.2018 · Schienenfahrzeuge
Trains powered by fuel cells are emission-free and do not require overhead power lines. Travelling along non-electrified routes, they offer a sustainable alternative to diesel vehicles. Of the almost 40,000 kilometres covered by Germany‘s rail network, around 60 percent is...

Projects

EUFAL: Electric Urban Freight and Logistics

Although it is commonly believed that EVs are suited to perform last mile deliveries in particular in urban areas, only some companies make use of electric delivery vehicles. Up to now, electric vehicles have been considered as perfect substitutes of conventional vehicles. But...