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Electric cars charging
£1.3 million to back cutting-edge transport projects
A £1.3 million competition to transform the transport sector, grow the economy and inspire innovation has been launched today (17 April).
Self-driving delivery boats to benefit from £1.8m future transport fund
A total of 41 of the UK’s most visionary organisations will share the Government’s £1.8m Transport Research and Innovation Grant for 2023.
Innovators selected for Bristol train station trials
New technology designed to make Bristol Temple Meads safer for passengers and more environmentally sustainable will be trialled soon by three companies.
High speed rail
Sixth HS2 innovation accelerator launched
HS2 Ltd has launched its sixth Innovation Accelerator programme, as the company behind Britain’s largest infrastructure construction programme seeks new ways to deliver major projects.
Eight passenger tech firms shortlisted to present innovations at Bristol Temple Meads
The Station Innovation Zone programme welcomes SMEs with ideas to help improve the passenger experience.
Applications open for Transport Research and Innovation Grants
Innovators with ideas to address the UK’s most pressing transport challenges are encouraged to apply
Search begins for freight innovators with ideas to improve sustainability, efficiency and resilience
Innovators can apply now for expert support to develop their solutions alongside the opportunity to access up to £150k for testing.
Global Centre of Rail Excellence, GCRE
Catapult couples up with European rail innovation centre
New collaboration sees an emerging railway innovation facility partner with Connected Places Catapult to pursue joint research and innovation opportunities.