In this brief guide, we outline the basic procedures to certify radio equipment according to FCC requirements and how Applus+ can assist manufacturers to successfully certify their products for the United States. FCC regulates both Testing and Certification for Radio Equipment in the USA The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency responsible for implementing and [...]
Statistics show that Europe’s roads have become safer in the past decade, but progress remains too slow. The EU road safety policy framework 2021-2030 establishes a new 50% reduction target for deaths and, for the first time, also for serious injuries. The Stockholm Declaration of February 2020 paves the way for further global political commitment for the next decade. In [...]
Multi-Car Collision Avoidance (MuCCA) Project: World’s first demonstration of collective collision avoidance between real cars.
Our Applus+ IDIADA team in the UK recently completed the Multi-Car Collision Avoidance (MuCCA) Project, a high-profile connected and automated vehicle (CAV) project. The aim was to develop and demonstrate an advanced safety concept in which several autonomous cars use vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications to cooperate in real time to avoid a collision. With this technology, a group of automated vehicles [...]
OSHA Standards for Ammonia Refrigeration Systems Cold storage and food processing facilities often struggle with finding the best solution to meet the requirements of the OSHA Process Safety Management (PSM) Standard 29 CFR 1910.119, IIAR Bulletin 110, and the ANSI/IIAR Standard 6. IIAR 6 establishes the minimum requirements for inspection, testing, and maintenance (ITM) applicable to safe closed-circuit ammonia refrigeration [...]
The integration of IDIADA Spain Virtual Proving Ground (ISVPG) with testing and simulation software has strengthened virtual development and validation activities by offering new virtual scenarios for various applications such as comfort/durability simulations, driving simulator activities and ADAS & Autonomous Driving system development. ISVPG supports development activities by having the most important surfaces of Applus IDIADA’s proving ground in [...]
Applus+ K2 is an expert in engineering and industrial inspection and prevention management services to ensure safety in the Oil & Gas industry, providing services to drilling, production, engineering, procurement, and construction companies around the world. We have earned the confidence of these companies by consistently providing high quality work supported by a company-wide commitment to the best practices in [...]