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TuSimple and Hillwood Join Forces on Autonomous Trucking Initiative at Alliance Texas Mobility Innovation Zone

TuSimple and Hillwood Join Forces on Autonomous Trucking Initiative at Alliance Texas Mobility Innovation Zone

| October 29, 2020

Hillwood-developed truck terminal will support the company’s continued expansion into Texas and connects into TuSimple’s cross country autonomous freight corridor Hillwood announced that TuSimple, a global self-driving technology company with a focus on heavy-duty trucks, has secured property in AllianceTexas’ Mobility Innovation Zone (MIZ) in north Fort Worth. The MIZ was launched last year as a first-of-its-kind “do […]

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Locomation Completes On-Road Pilot Showcasing Autonomous Trucking Technology to Midwest State Regulators

Locomation Completes On-Road Pilot Showcasing Autonomous Trucking Technology to Midwest State Regulators

| October 29, 2020

As Part of the SmartBelt Coalition, Transportation Agencies in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan Participated in the Demonstration Locomation provider of safe and reliable autonomous trucking technology, announced the successful completion of an on-road pilot program intended to showcase autonomous trucking technology for the SmartBelt Coalition (SBC), a collaboration of five transportation agencies and seven research […]

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Autonomous Truck Sales to Reach 1.1 Million Units By 2040 in North America and Europe

Autonomous Truck Sales to Reach 1.1 Million Units By 2040 in North America and Europe

| October 29, 2020

OEMs will need to exhibit agile strategies to support AV technologies through alliances and acquisitions, says Frost & Sullivan Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Opportunities and Use Cases for Autonomous Trucking, Forecast to 2040, maps the autonomous technology roadmap and market trends in the two leading regions: North America and the European Union. Level 1 features are predominant […]

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Daimler Trucks and Waymo Partner on the Development of Autonomous SAE Level 4 Trucks

Daimler Trucks and Waymo Partner on the Development of Autonomous SAE Level 4 Trucks

| October 28, 2020

Daimler Trucks and Waymo partner on the development of highly automated SAE Level 4 trucks Waymo brings over a decade of experience building the World’s Most Experienced Driver™, having driven over 20 million miles on public roads across 25 U.S. cities and 15 billion miles in simulation. Daimler Trucks North America, Daimler Trucks’ U.S. subsidiary, […]

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BorgWarner Collaborates with Michigan Technological University on Connected Vehicle Project

BorgWarner Collaborates with Michigan Technological University on Connected Vehicle Project

| October 26, 2020

Joint effort will focus on energy optimization via a meshed vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure connectivity network BorgWarner is partnering with Michigan Technological University (MTU), and four other industry organizations, on a project aimed at reducing energy consumption through the expansion of meshed vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communication, using a combination of simulated, closed-track and real-world fleet testing. […]

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Robotic Research Demonstrates Reverse-Capable Platooning for US Army’s Largest Ground Autonomy Program

Robotic Research Demonstrates Reverse-Capable Platooning for US Army’s Largest Ground Autonomy Program

| October 9, 2020

A major technological milestone for Robotic Research, delivered as an enhancement of the company’s proprietary AutoDrive-M autonomy platform Robotic Research LLC, one of the world’s leading autonomous technology providers has added Retrotraverse to its AutoDrive-M autonomy kit. This autonomy kit is equipped on the U.S. Army’s Palettized Load System logistics trucks. Robotic Research demonstrated the Retrotraverse capabilities with three […]

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