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Press releases
Ricardo opens new power electronics and vehicle laboratories in California
19 Oct 2017

Ricardo opens new power electronics and vehicle laboratories in California

With Silicon Valley rapidly becoming the new capital of automotive technology and innovation in North America, Ricardo is further investing in facilities at its Santa Clara Technical Center... Read more
Ricardo research underpins proposal to make Oxford the world’s first Zero Emission Zone
17 Oct 2017

Ricardo research underpins proposal to make Oxford the world’s first Zero Emission Zone

Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council have put forward joint proposals to introduce a Zero Emission Zone in Oxford’s historic city centre Read more
Ricardo helps prepare new Maglev line to serve the city of Beijing
16 Oct 2017

Ricardo helps prepare new Maglev line to serve the city of Beijing

It can be revealed that Ricardo expertise is playing a key role in the final preparations for Beijing’s new maglev line. The S1 line will be first in the Chinese capital to operate with magnetic levitation, serving a 10km route through the western districts of Shijingshan and Mentougou. Read more
Ricardo to present innovative approach to marine propulsion design at ISME, Tokyo
12 Oct 2017

Ricardo to present innovative approach to marine propulsion design at ISME, Tokyo

At the International Symposium on Marine Engine (ISME) to be hosted in Tokyo on 15-19 October, Ricardo will demonstrate how simulation and optimization technologies originally developed in the automotive sector can be used extremely effectively in the design of future low cost, low emission marine propulsion systems Read more
Ricardo scoops innovation award
9 Oct 2017

Ricardo scoops innovation award

The Performance Products division of Ricardo was named winner in the Innovation category of the JP South Business Awards, hosted at the Grand Hotel, Brighton Read more
Rail needs to break down the frontiers
29 Sep 2017

Rail needs to break down the frontiers

Paul Seller, MD, Ricardo Rail, argues that rail operators need to break down barriers and unify cross-border standards. Read more
Ricardo plc - Preliminary results for the full year ended 30 June 2017
14 Sep 2017

Ricardo plc - Preliminary results for the full year ended 30 June 2017

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Accelerator initiative launched to help countries finance Paris climate strategies
11 Sep 2017

Accelerator initiative launched to help countries finance Paris climate strategies

A consortium of UK climate and finance experts - including Ricardo Energy & Environment - will host government representatives from Colombia, Mexico, Nigeria and Vietnam at a groundbreaking new workshop concept aimed at accelerating the financing of countries’ nationally determined contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement Read more
Ricardo completes the acquisition of Control Point Corporation
11 Sep 2017

Ricardo completes the acquisition of Control Point Corporation

Ricardo plc has announced today that its acquisition of Control Point Corporation has received all the relevant regulatory approvals, including that of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, and the company is now a fully owned subsidiary of Ricardo Defense Systems LLC (RDS) Read more
Ricardo and Roke to collaborate on next-generation vehicle cyber security
6 Sep 2017

Ricardo and Roke to collaborate on next-generation vehicle cyber security

Ricardo plc and Roke Manor Research Ltd have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop solutions that will make autonomous and connected transport robust against cyber attack Read more
Ricardo to focus on vehicle electrification technologies at LCV2017
5 Sep 2017

Ricardo to focus on vehicle electrification technologies at LCV2017

At LCV2017 – the UK’s premier low carbon vehicle event, to be hosted at Millbrook on 6-7 September – Ricardo will present some of its latest and most exciting work on next-generation electric vehicle, low carbon and air quality monitoring technologies Read more
Ricardo to support 2017 British Science Festival
5 Sep 2017

Ricardo to support 2017 British Science Festival

The 2017 British Science Festival is being held in the city of Brighton & Hove from 5-9 September, and is being actively supported by Ricardo as one of the region’s largest technology-based employers Read more