This partnership is guided by the needs of the cities and urban infrastructure operators to reduce noise in the urban environment, who with the assistance of consultants have come together with specialists, academia and suppliers to work on a holistic solution.
This partnership is therefore designed from the bottom up, thus guaranteeing a comprehensive approach to the problem and not an individualised toolbox that is only applicable to very specific issues.
Qcity contains the expertise to guide new development and partner with industry to turn these developments into reality for the benefit of society. In addition, they are joined by a team of world class experts in the field of noise analysis.
Besides these expected research and development capabilities, the partnership will also evaluate other non-traditional methods of noise mitigation such as town planning and architectural features that are especially Important because of their long term influences on the community.
The numbering in the following table is not continuous. The missing numbers belong to partners who have withdrawn from the consortium. The total number of actual partners is 27.
|ACOUSTIC CONTROL LABORATORIES (ACL) AB||ACL||SE||www.acoustic.se||Details|
|AG Port Oostende||HOOS||BE||www.portofoostende.be||Details|
|Alfa Products & Technologies||APT||BE||www.aptrail.com||Details|
|Amec Spie Rail||AMEC||FR||www.amecspie.com||Details|
|City of Stockholm Environmental & Health Administration||SEA||SE||www.miljo.stockholm.se||Details|
|Composit Damping Material||CDM||BE||www.cdm.be||Details|
|Frateur - De Pourcq||FDP||BE||www.frateurdepourcq.be||Details|
|NCC Roads AB||NCC||SE||www.ncc.se||Details|
|Royal Institute of Technology||KTH||SE||www.infra.kth.se||Details|
|TNO Built Environment and Geosciences/Environment and Health||TNO||NL||www.tno.nl||Details|
|Trafikkontoret Göteborg - City of Gothenburg - Traffic and Public Transport Auhority||TRAF||SE||www.trafikkontoret.goteborg.se||Details|
|Union of European Railway Industries||UNIFE||BE||www.unife.org||Details|
|University of Cambridge||UCAM||UK||www-g.eng.cam.ac.uk||Details|
|University of Thessaly||UTH||GR||www.civ.uth.gr||Details|
|Vlaamse Vervoersmaatschappij De Lijn||LIJN||BE||www.delijn.be||Details|