6 December 2021

LIFE E-VIA : Experimental campaign in Florence (Italy)

After the evaluation of two asphalt mixes on the experimental track of the Campus of Nantes (Université Gustave Eiffel), an asphalt mixture containing crumb rubber from recycled tyres has been implemented in a street of Florence (Via Paisiello), in order to analyse its performance for traffic noise reduction in urban conditions. With the Italian project […]

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16 November 2021

LIFE HEATLAND WORKSHOP

Tomorrow the LIFE E-VIA project manager will give a presentation at the “URBAN HEAT ISLAND AND NOISE: OUR NOT SO INVISIBLE ENEMIES” webinar which will start at 17:00 CET. Register for free at: https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLSd16qGaiR…/viewform Agenda Presentation

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19 October 2021

Articles published on Italian journals in October 2021

In the context of networking activities of LIFE E-VIA project, on 15 October 2021 a newspaper article was published on Italian journals. LaNazione Firenze: https://life-evia.eu/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/LA-NAZIONE-FIRENZE_PROGETTO-LIFE-E-VIA.pdf

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15 October 2021

EXPOMOVE

EXPOMOVE is an International event on electric and sustainable mobility which take place in Florence. The Municipality of Florence has established contacts with EXPOMOVE organizers (EXPOMOVE srl and Hannover Fairs International – Deutsche Messe AG) to book a large stand and take active part in the conference sessions for the 2022 (May) edition in order […]

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11 October 2021

LIFE E-VIA: PROJECT PARTNERS’ MEETING in REGGIO CALABRIA

An internal meeting between the project partners took place in October 11, 2021. Some of the project partners participated the meeting in presence in Reggio Calabria, while others were online. During the meeting the update of the several project action have been exposed. The EXPOMOVE festival and the contest of ideas to be organised in […]

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29 September 2021

Measurements of noise and traffic flows in Via Paisiello

Post-operam measurements of noise and traffic flows in Via Paisiello, the pilot case of the Life E-VIA project, have been completed. The comparison between the measurements taken before and after the laying of the new low-noise asphalt will make it possible to assess the benefit in terms of noise reduction. The asphalt mixture contains crumb […]

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31 August 2021

LIFE E-VIA experimental campaign: selection of optimized EV tyres

For the selection of optimized EV tyres Continental Reifen Deutschland delivers carved prototype tyres to Université Gustave Eiffel for testing on the LIFE E-VIA prototypal test surfaces in Nantes: Université Gustave Eiffel performs CPX measurements. These tyres aim at optimizing the balance of exterior noise performance and other tyre performances (e.g. rolling resistance, grip) for EV […]

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21 July 2021

Asphalting works in the pilot case in Firenze

Last week, asphalting works were carried out in Via Paisiello, the pilot case of the LIFE E-VIA EUROPEAN PROJECT. The type of asphalt applied was studied in the project and will reduce noise pollution from vehicle traffic.

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