Mobility & Logistics: saver, faster and cleaner transport

Prosperity and urbanisation make increasing demands on transport and mobility: it has to be safer, faster and cleaner. That is only possible in the connection between technology and human behavior. So TNO is working with government and industry on technological innovation as well as the influence of human behaviour.

Better infrastructure, lower fuel consumption and reduced emissions must go hand in hand with reliable traffic information systems and other mobility patterns. Mobility is deeply embedded in our society, giving us the opportunity to meet each other, at work, among friends or family, and to relax. It is also the bearer of our trade nation: we transport raw materials and semimanufactured goods to producers and end products to consumers.

Mobility is a condition for prosperity and welfare, but our mobility system is also harmful to the economy, people and the environment. Think about the daily traffic jams, increasing energy use, emission of CO2 and particulate matter, problems related to traffic safety and noise pollution. Therefore, TNO is looking for ways to make traffic more reliable, safer, cleaner and quieter. We invite to cooperate.


Dutch King gets a taste of automated driving

12 June 2015
In the company of Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and Environment, Melanie Schultz, His Majesty the King paid a working visit to the Automotive Campus in Helmond. Theme: ‘Getting innovative with mobility’.... Read more

Automated driving with two trucks enters a new phase

25 March 2015
Demonstration of ‘2-Truck Platooning’ by DAF and TNO during Automotive Week Read more

TNO and DAF demonstrate Truck platooning during AW15

20 March 2015
During the Automotive Week on Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 in Helmond, TNO and DAF give a demonstration of EcoTwin. Two cooperative driving trucks drive on short distance from each other. Unique in this... Read more

Paul van den Avoort MSc


Paul van den Avoort MSc

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