New trolley:motion member PRE Power Developers

We also like to welcome our new trolley:motion member PRE Power Developers from Netherlands and present them with a few introducing words: PRE Develops bidirectional DC charger for trolley;2.0 project New trolley:motion member PRE Power Developers develops a bidirectional (vehicle-to-grid) DC charger from 700V DC for the trolley:2.0 project. PRE mehr...

Neuer Masterstudiengang Elektrische Verkehrssysteme auf der TU Dresden

Sie interessieren sich für zeitgemäße Mobilität, Verkehr und alles was mit Strom fährt? Sie haben einen Bachelor in Fahrzeugtechnik, Elektrotechnik, Mechatronik oder in fachlich vergleichbaren Themengebieten? Dann heißen wir Sie herzlich willkommen im Masterstudiengang Elektrische Verkehrssysteme! Ausbildungsziel ist die Qualifizierung für eine forschungsnahe oder leitende technische bzw. technisch-wirtschaftliche berufliche Tätigkeit mehr...

Solaris Bus & Coach is testing very first bi-articulated trolleybus by Solaris

From the beginning of May 2019, Solaris Bus & Coach in co-operation with Public Trollybus Operator in Gdynia (PKT) is testing very first bi-articulated trolleybus by Solaris. Solaris Trollino 24 will be tested in Gdynia for next weeks up to early July. The aim of these tests is homologation and mehr...

New video about trolleybus-cities with focus on the Zurich experience

Zurich, Switzerland is aiming to have 100% electric buses by 2030, and already has many double articulated battery trolleybuses that can carry 180 people. Bus lanes and signal priority mean that transit riders are seldom delayed by traffic. Zurich’s experience provides lessons that can be applied in any city’s climate mehr...

Video des automatischen Andrahtsystems von LibroDuct

The LibroDuct automatic recontacting system installed on the T-706 trolleybus of SZKT – the public transport company of Szeged, Hungary – was inspected on SZKT’s “open house day”. The system is undergoing initial testing in this configuration as part of the EU-funded trolley:2.0 project. The LibroDuct system, which is still mehr...

Restructured homepage content

As you might have noticed, we have worked on the division of the content on our homepage. Now, we distinguish the news between trolley:news, trolley:cities and trolley:worldmap. Also, the knowledge center got content restyling. Therefore, searching for information is easier and more structured. Try to access the “closed knowledge center” mehr...

trolley:motion and trolley:2.0 at IONICA Forum in Zell am See

We are happy to announce our participation with trolley:motion and the project trolley:2.0 at the IONICA Forum – the 2nd World Mobility Forum – in Zell am See (Austria) from 17th to 19th June 2019. You can read the full programme here. To subscribe to the event click here. We mehr...

30th trolleybus committee meeting in St. Petersburg

From 22 to 25th of May trolley:motion participated during the 30th trolleybus committee meeting in St. Petersburg. Mr. Wolfgang Backhaus held a keynote speech about the current situation of trolleybusses in the world and also briefly presented the trolley:2.0 project. The speech included the Status Quo (Statistics and country-specific info) mehr...

trolley:2.0 at the EVS in Lyon

trolley:2.0 was at the EVS in Lyon, France and represented through Mr. Daniel Steiner at the stand of EMEurope Dutch Pavillon. The lecture got very good feedback and afterward, we had a longer discussion round with participants from all over the world. mehr...

trolley:2.0 at EMEurope R&I Projects Midterm Event

The EMEurope Research and Innovation (R&I) projects Midterm Event took place on 13-14 May 2019 in Warsaw, Poland. During the midterm event the R&I projects consortia, and trolley:2.0, had the opportunity to present the results they already achieved and exchange ideas for the projects‘ second phase. Participants could directly interact mehr...

New trolley:motion member Trivector: Towards a sustainable transport system

New infrastructure is not enough; we must also change how we plan, and how we travel. Trivector Traffic is a Swedish company offering transport R&D and consultancy services. We aim to contribute to creating a more efficient, inclusive, sustainable and safer transport system. We have established a great deal of mehr...

40th anniversary of trolleybus in Szeged and trolley:2.0 Partner Meeting

All partners from the trolley:2.0 project joined the 40th anniversary of trolleybus conference in Szeged. A historical overview of the beginning of trolleybus transport and evolution during the years was shared with over 100 participants. Furthermore, companies as evopro, LibroDuct, and Skoda talked about the newest developments regarding battery hybrid mehr...