Press releases

Press releases
Ricardo participates in project creating the self-driving car that can ‘see’ around corners
20 Apr 2018

Ricardo participates in project creating the self-driving car that can ‘see’ around corners

The £4.7 million 'AutopleX project will develop vehicles that can ‘see around corners and through obstacles, improving the capability of self-driving cars Read more
Ricardo innovative grid expertise helps community build renewable generation
11 Apr 2018

Ricardo innovative grid expertise helps community build renewable generation

Ricardo has supported Awesome Energy Dalriada Limited to implement an innovative connection to the local electricity distribution network as part of a 350kW hydropower scheme on the River Avich ¬– which is predicted to provide £1.2 million worth of energy benefits to the local community over the next 20 years Read more
Ricardo to share insights on low emissions and hybrid research projects at TRA, Vienna
9 Apr 2018

Ricardo to share insights on low emissions and hybrid research projects at TRA, Vienna

In a total of six papers co-authored with its research partners, Ricardo will share some of the results of four key automotive powertrain research projects at the forthcoming Transport Research Arena Vienna 2018, to be hosted from 16th to 19th April. Read more
Ricardo to collaborate with Enable Inc. on testing and calibration in Japan
4 Apr 2018

Ricardo to collaborate with Enable Inc. on testing and calibration in Japan

Partnership will enable the improved delivery of services to Japanese automotive customers Read more
Key enablers for truck platooning developed by Ricardo
27 Mar 2018

Key enablers for truck platooning developed by Ricardo

With major truck platooning R&D and demonstration projects ongoing in Europe, Asia and North America, Ricardo is leading the way in bringing the prospect of heavy duty long-haul truck platooning to the world’s highways – offering the prospect of CO2 emissions reductions and operator fuel savings, while improving traffic flow and road safety. Read more
Ricardo proud to support new chapter for Eurostar services
26 Mar 2018

Ricardo proud to support new chapter for Eurostar services

With the inauguration next week of the first direct high-speed rail service between London and Amsterdam, Ricardo is proud to have played its part in the certification of the new Siemens ‘Velaro e320’ trainsets on which the new route – and other improved Eurostar services – will be based. Read more
Ricardo launches ‘openair’ air pollution analysis masterclass
26 Mar 2018

Ricardo launches ‘openair’ air pollution analysis masterclass

Ricardo air quality experts have announced the launch of a three-day training course in London to help air quality professionals add value to their data and enhance their understanding of air pollution through the use of the ‘openair’ suite of advanced data analysis tools. Read more
Blog: Scotland leads in building the bioeconomy
22 Mar 2018

Blog: Scotland leads in building the bioeconomy

Scotland and the rest of the UK need to diversify their sources of energy, and the bioeconomy can support breakthroughs in low-carbon technologies Read more
Ricardo crisis and emergency response team shares experience in on-scene command
7 Mar 2018

Ricardo crisis and emergency response team shares experience in on-scene command

Experts from Ricardo’s crisis and emergency response management business area will share their global experience in delivering rapid incident response and discuss the core skill sets required for effective on-scene command at a free webinar to be hosted on 17 April 2018 at 14:00-15:00 BST. Read more
Ricardo Centenary Innovation Centre formally opened by HRH The Duke of Kent
6 Mar 2018

Ricardo Centenary Innovation Centre formally opened by HRH The Duke of Kent

His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent visited the Ricardo Shoreham Technical Centre today to dedicate the new events, exhibitions and training facility that celebrates the company’s centenary – and its ongoing focus on innovation and sustainability Read more
Ricardo sells Chicago facility to PSI and relocates heavy-duty testing to Detroit
5 Mar 2018

Ricardo sells Chicago facility to PSI and relocates heavy-duty testing to Detroit

Ricardo has announced that it has signed an asset purchase agreement to sell its Chicago technical facility to Power Solutions International (PSI), a US manufacturer of engines and power systems, and will locate Ricardo heavy-duty test operations at Detroit Read more
The new transport revolution – how autonomy will transform mobility by 2025
2 Mar 2018

The new transport revolution – how autonomy will transform mobility by 2025

Ricardo is today publishing a strategic white paper setting out the company’s vision for a future in which Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV) provide the foundation of a paradigm shift in mobility and transport in the world’s modern industrialized economies. Read more