Result of Brandfort photocontest 2016

  • Nov. 3, 2016
  • Frank Steeghs

The judges once again had the honor to select the winners of the Brandfort photo contest. There was a very good contribution of beautiful entries this year. The top five were completely different kinds of pictures, but in the ranking by the jury they were very close.

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Part 1: Low cost AUTOSAR toolchain - Thesis assignment

  • Nov. 1, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

BRACE Automotive investigating a low-cost toolchain to implement the AUTOSAR architecture on ECUs. The project is to investigate, suitable low-cost tools to create the AUTOSAR system configurations, how to specify such configurations and what are the challenges faced when creating AUTOSAR compliant software for an embedded ECU using the selected ...

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Vehicle electrification

  • Oct. 16, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

Customer:Small OEM in recreational passenger vehicles

Market: Recreational passenger vehicles - European market

BRACE execution: Design, selection and integration of an electric powertrain in an existing vehicle

Location: BRACE offices, client’s office

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BRACE was a speaker at the SV Veranstaltungen “Sensors for exhaust gas cleaning and CO2 reduction” on the 29th and 30th June 2016 in Leipzig

  • July 14, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

Sensors for exhaust gas cleaning and CO2 reduction become more and more important worldwide. Our 3rd International Specialist Conference on this topic is a valuable platform for exchanging views on the current trends and developments from the areas of sensors, emissions and CO2 reduction at a sophisticated level. The conference ...

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BRACE was a speaker at the CTI Conference on Exhaust systems

  • May 26, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

BRACE and ROBEN have presented at the 14th International CTI Conference on the 24th of May in Frankfurt am Main. Marcel Romijn (BRACE) and Matthias Weber (ROBEN) were presenting on behalf of the two collaborating companies and explained some of the risks and possibilities in the usage of delete kits ...

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BRACE was a speaker at the VDI Conference on Connected Off-Highway Machines

  • May 17, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

At this conference held May 10 and 11 in Dusseldorf, Germany BRACE has presented "On-board and cloud based diagnostics – The sunny and the dark side". BRACE has been over the last years very active in connected car/machine topics with regards to possibilities to improve service and repair. Combined with ...

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BRACE will be presenting on EAS cheats at the 2016 CTI exhaust systems conference in Frankfurt am Main

  • April 26, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

Never before has the subject of exhaust gas aftertreatment enjoyed as much attention as it did last year. It became clear that environmental protection is becoming increasingly important when evaluating technical products, and that vehicle manufacturers are called upon to provide solutions.

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Development of automotive control systems

  • April 21, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

With the increasing number of electrical functions in modern cars, come more control hardware components. A single vehicle can contain over 100 ECU's. Integrating all these components in a vehicle is quite a challenge and requires a system approach on vehicle level. We asked BRACE Automotive Engineer Peter Bouten ...

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Functional level FSM paper from BRACE and TU/e was presented at FESCA 2016

  • April 7, 2016
  • Marcel Romijn

As a side effect of the work carried out on the Cruise Control Functional Safety project a paper was written and submitted for approval. Lead authors were the students that worked on the project and supervisors of BRACE and the TU/e supported. This paper was presented at the "13th ...

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BRACE was presenter on EV OBD at the SAE OBD Europe event in March 2016

  • April 5, 2016
  • Marcel Romijn

For EV it is often considered that a Diagnostics system is not needed; however while they are zero emissions still there are many other stakeholders and legislations to be satisfied. After our earlier annoucement now a post where you can download our presentation.

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