International Symposium For Road Transport Technology
Expanding horizons

Date: 27 –  31 October 2014
Location: San Luis, Argentina
Visit the HVTT 13  website

The 13th International Symposium on Heavy Vehicle Transport Technology (HVTT13) is presented by the International Forum for Road Transport Technology (IFRTT), again with the aim of providing a forum for discussions and the exchange of ideas amongst legislators, road administrators, academics, consultants, vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, transport organizations and transport operators.

The organisation is aiming to have delegates from all regions including Asia, Africa, Central and South America and the Caribbean, Europe, the Middle East, North America and Oceania. In common with previous symposia, there will be plenary sessions held,parallel technical sessions and quality evening social events. 

Exchange of ideas with fellow delegates has always been a highlight of these Symposia and HVTT13 will be no exception. Discussions among delegates from all over the world, can only be of benefit in providing better targeted road transport outcomes.

More information about the abstracts & papers are available on the website. Registration is possible from April 2014.



HoD Trailer awarded [SCB]
TRANSFORMERS Final Conference


Facts & Figures

  • Full name: Configurable and Adaptable Trucks and Trailers for Optimal Transport Efficiency
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start date: 1 September 2013
  • Total budget: 7.9 M€
  • EC Funding: 5.2 M€


  • Develop and demonstrate Hybrid-on-Demand Driveline for Truck-trailer Combination
  • Develop innovative complete vehicle aerodynamic measures
  • Develop innovative loading efficiency measures