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Ricardo provides chassis/EV safety tech to Geely | Automotive Industry News

Ricardo’s functional safety groups based mostly in China and the United kingdom will supply guidance for factors of chassis and new energy methods relating to a new car in compliance with ISO26262 (Highway automobiles – Functional safety).

Ricardo has been contracted by Geely Automotive Study Institute, the exploration and improvement organisation of the Chinese automaker located in Ningbo, to provide functional safety guidance relating to a range of car capabilities.  

Just about every of these capabilities is related with vital chassis and higher voltage process operations.   

Ricardo has experience in the improvement of electrical and electronic methods involving safety-significant programs.

Ricardo also has a record of delivering this sort of perform for a range of car styles, which include hybrids, plug-in hybrids and battery electric powered automobiles.

The functional safety guidance to be supplied by Ricardo to Geely through this agreement will be based mostly with a team at the Ricardo Shanghai Complex Centre and extra assistance by functional safety assessors based mostly in the United kingdom.

“Ricardo is happy to have been chosen by Geely for this crucial functional safety guidance role,” said Ricardo Asia president, Gary Tan. “The delivery of functional safety of complicated higher voltage and chassis methods to ISO26262 needs a robust and systemic technique to assure the needed stage of operational general performance, fault tolerance and safety.”