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27 09, 2019

The ORCA Demonstrators

2019-09-27T09:31:21+00:00September 27th, 2019|

ORCA will produce two hybrid demonstrator vehicles: a truck and a bus. They will be exhibited at the project’s final event which will take place at TNO’s premises in Helmond, [...]

27 09, 2019

ORCA at Upcoming H2020 Project Workshop

2019-09-27T09:30:37+00:00September 27th, 2019|

ORCA will participate in the poster session of GHOST and iModBatt’s workshop. The workshop will be held on 18 October in San Sebastian and it will focus on reducing the [...]

29 04, 2019

Bluways Joins ORCA as New Project Partner

2019-04-29T08:47:18+00:00April 29th, 2019|

ORCA partners are pleased to announce the addition of Bluways to the ORCA project.  Bluways’ expertise is in optimising energy storage life cycles, performance, stability, and reliability in the scalable [...]

29 04, 2019

ORCA at the International Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS)

2019-04-29T09:34:07+00:00April 29th, 2019|

ORCA project partner Vrije Universiteit Brussel will present two project related papers at the upcoming EVS32. Researcher Duong Tran will present his paper, Co-Design Approach and Optimization for Plug-In Hybrid [...]

26 11, 2018

The ORCA co-design methodologies

2018-11-26T09:16:11+00:00November 26th, 2018|

In the ORCA project special focus is given to the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Optimisation Framework for heavy-duty vehicles therefore two co-desing methodologies [...]

26 11, 2018

Energy management strategy toolbox

2018-11-26T09:15:57+00:00November 26th, 2018|

In order to achieve maximum fuel reduction performance, HEVs demand a dedicated Energy Management Strategy (EMS).  In the ORCA project, a toolbox has been developed by TNO that can automatically [...]