Applus IDIADA Group (IDIADA), as a global partner to the automotive industry, provides complete solutions for automotive development projects worldwide. IDIADA’s Technical Centre is located 70 km south of Barcelona (Spain), having subsidiaries and branch offices in several European, American and Asian countries with a total work force of more than 1700 employees worldwide. The core services IDIADA provides are: Engineering, Proving Ground and Homologation. Main fields of engineering activity are powertrain, emissions, noise & vibration, vehicle dynamics, electronics, fatigue & durability and passive safety. The company holds the representation of the Spanish Government in several bodies dealing with automotive research and regulation, such as EEVC (European Enhanced Vehicle-safety Committee) and UN ECE (United Nations Economic Commission for Europe) Working Groups. In the same way, IDIADA is member of several working groups in GRSP, Euro NCAP and ISO. IDIADA has large experience in holding events suitable for dissemination activities. Its state-of-art facilities, which include its own 4 engine test cells for the development of Natural Gas engines, own LNG and CNG station and development test tracks. IDIADA is currently taking part in several EC funded projects. IDIADA has developed several engines, both dedicated and dual-fuel, and is characterized by a close to the market development oriented approach, to ensure the developments are always cost-efficient and close to the real life needs, including real life emissions.

Country: Spain