Automotive Testing Technology International Awards 2022 – Proving Ground of the Year 2022 – Digitrans shortlisted
The Digitrans Test Center for Automated Driving, with its innovative expansions on the proving ground in St. Valentin, has managed to be shortlisted for the award “proving Ground of the Year 2022”, alongside numerous other exciting test sites and test tracks from around the world.
On November 16, 2022, the specially developed outdoor rain plant for rain tests of automated vehicles and their sensors was put into operation. The system makes it possible to generate realistic rain at the push of a button, thus significantly simplifying the testing of sensors for environment detection in rain.
Joanneum Research creates digital twin and high-precision maps for the proving ground in St. Valentin
As part of the transnational cooperative research project testEPS, funded by the BMK, JOANNEUM RESERACH created a three dimensional digital twin of the test track in St.Valentin as a reference for testing and verifying automated driving functions.
Tests of driver assistance systems at the Digitrans Test Center on the proving ground in St. Valentin
On August 9, application-based practical tests with driver assistance systems were carried out at the Digitrans Test Center in St. Valentin on behalf of AustriaTech in cooperation with Graz University of Technology and Factum as part of the research project “Road Safety and Automated Mobility M7174”.
On the way to automated freight transport – Insights on the AWARD H2020 project. Digitrans project manager Hannes Watzinger provides insights into the three most important challenges during deployment.
Tests for automated driving – SWARCO Road Marking Systems and ZKW Group on the proving ground in St. Valentin
The two companies conducted comprehensive tests on the subject of automated driving on the proving ground in St. Valentin. Both companies carefully examined the visibility of markings in varying conditions when using automated detection systems.
Be mobile in an uncomplicated and sustainable way without your own car: That is the goal of tim, the multimodal mobility service in Linz. The Digitrans team, led by managing director Eva Tatschl-Unterberger, is very happy to use the tim service.
In the project “AI Trustworthiness & Automated Driving”, the Automotive Cluster (AC) of the Business Upper Austria location agency, DigiTrans GmbH, RISC Software GmbH and Software Competence Center Hagenberg GmbH (SCCH) have developed a roadmap for Upper Austria as a business location.
Insights on the EU project AWARD (All Weather Autonomous Real logistics operations and Demonstrations) by Digitrans project manager Hannes Watzinger. Insights into an exciting and challenging project year in the field of automated freight transport.
On the Digitrans proving ground for autonomous driving in St. Valentin, the Chair “Sustainable Transport Logistics 4.0” of the Johannes Kepler University Linz and SWARCO Road Marking Systems were able to carry out the first successful tests for the recognition of road markings.
The first edition of the “Autonomous Mobility Ecosystem Landscape Austria” was published at the end of January 2022. With the new update, the landscape provides an overview of all active companies, research and educational institutions as well as current projects and use cases in the field of autonomous driving in Austria.
Digitrans has been awarded as the Linz Company of the Year 2021 in the category of business cooperation. The award was presented personally by Linz Mayor Klaus Luger to CEO Eva Tatschl-Unterberger at the Digitrans Office in Linz