Project: A Call Off Contract for Scientific Support at International Meetings

Reference: S0517/V8

Last update: 05/05/2011 10:48:18

Objectives

The main objectives of this project are to provide:

. technical / scientific / secretariat support at international Working Group meetings;
. attendance at, or support for, nominated ad-hoc meetings; and
. nominated ad-hoc projects.

The main areas of expertise required are:

. Biomechanics and injury response;
. Electronic control systems and data capture/management;
. Accident analysis;
. Vehicle structural design and crash performance;
. Active safety systems;
. Heavy vehicles; and
. Intelligent transport systems.

Description

Provide technical / scientific support for a non-specified number of International Working Group meetings each year and ad-hoc meetings as requested by the Department

Contractor(s)

TRL Limited
Crowthorne House, Nine Mile Ride, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 3GA
+44 (0)1344 773131

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £180,000.00

Actual start date: 01 March 2008

Actual completion date: 31 March 2011

Summary of results

  1. The contractor provided the Department with specialist support at some 37 international meetings over the period of this contract. The appropriate support being specifically requested by the Department as and when deemed necessary.

Departmental Assessment Status: [None listed]