BRACE was presenter at the IQPC Functional Safety for Non-Road Vehicles conference

  • March 4, 2015
  • Marcel Romijn

Last week BRACE provided a presentation focussing on our vision into solving Functional Safety issues when dealing with the off-highway industry. Small volumes and a large number of variants are making the Functional Safety more challenging there than in e.g. passenger cars.

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Crash safety awareness in vehicle interior developments

  • Feb. 27, 2015
  • Marcel Romijn

Where typically crash safety in interiors is only considered as being something for the seatbelts and the airbags there is a lot more to it. For example with the upcoming Volvo XC90 one of the large safety inventions was actually in the seat. When a vehicle leaves the road in ...

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Part 2 of Concept realization of an 4x4 Vehicle's Transfer case

  • Feb. 18, 2015
  • Marcel Romijn

BRACE Automotive executed a demonstrator project in cooperation with a thesis student of the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences. Goal is to demonstrate the capabilities of BRACE in gears, bearings and housing design of a transmission. The demonstrator product is a transfer case for a 4x4 vehicle that can work ...

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Automatic/Automated transmissions trend

  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Marcel Romijn

While automatic transmissions have been popular for decades this popularity was very regional dependent. With the roll-out of more automatic and automated transmissions concepts and a stronger push for fuel economy and vehicle comfort the traditional situation has changed. We asked BRACE Automotive Engineer Ruud Bogers to shine some light ...

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Meet BRACE at the Functional Safety for Non-Road Vehicles conference in February 2015.

  • Nov. 18, 2014
  • Marcel Romijn

On 24 – 26 February 2015 in the NH Mörfelden hotel in Frankfurt (Main), Germany BRACE will be present to explain our vision for practical implementation of Functional Safety in "work" mobile applications.

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BRACE recently joined the B2B "GREEN AUTOMOTIVE FUTURE" day in Bascharage, Luxembourg.

  • Nov. 14, 2014
  • Marcel Romijn

The Automotive Day is an annual event in the Greater Region of Luxembourg and Saarland for the automotive sector.

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results holidayphotocontest

  • Nov. 13, 2014
  • Robert Janssen

The quality of the Brandfort holiday photocontest has skyrocketed this year. In total 69 photographs were submitted out of which a jury of 4 successfully made a Top 3 selection. The jury specifically paid attention to Creativity (25%), Photographic Quality (40%), Use of the themes (25%) and the combination with ...

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BRACE Automotive at the "Automotive Carrièredag" - Video impression

  • Nov. 12, 2014
  • Marcel Romijn

Recently BRACE was present at the HAN Arnhem for the Automotive careerday. The major automotive engineering bachelor's in the Netherlands (Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen, Hogeschool van Rotterdam en Fontys) were the organizers. BRACE was present with a booth and gave presentations to 1st year students and 4th year ...

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Start project SMARTcode for modelbased development of control systems - BRACE involved as partner

  • Nov. 5, 2014
  • Marcel Romijn

BRACE is a partner in a project initiated by the HAN University of Applied Science. In this project initially a prototyping environment (Fast&Curious) was developed for small and medium sized companies. Main focus were automotive companies however also the robotics industry got involved. The SMARTcode project is a follow-up that ...

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