TRT has been active in research since its founding. The company has a long experience in participating to research programs funded by the European Commission, from the fourth Framework Programme up to Horizon 2020.

TRT cooperates with leading research institutes, universities and consultancy firms in most European nations.

In parallel to the efforts on the international front, TRT has also close links with Italian universities and in particular with the Polytechnic of Milan, where various company’s experts have worked as adjunct professors in the field of economics, planning and transportation management courses.

The research topics range from the projects assessment, the development of simulation models, the assessment of the energy implications of transport systems, the study of the impacts on the industry coming from the introduction of new technologies, the impact analysis of innovative systems and tools.