Autonomous Transportation - Articles and news items
Industry news • 12 April 2017 • Eurotransport
£109.7 million of government and industry funding has been awarded to help develop the next generation of driverless and low-carbon vehicles.
Industry news • 5 April 2017 • Eurotransport
The GATEway Project has begun research into public acceptance of, and attitudes towards, driverless vehicles.
Industry news • 3 April 2017 • Eurotransport
A recent survey has found that CAVs will transform the lives young people who are currently restricted by costly public transport.
Industry news • 17 March 2017 • Eurotransport Magazine
Dutch technology firm, 2getthere, will deliver a new automated vehicle system in Dubai that will link new waterfront living destination Bluewaters with the city’s network of metro stations.
Industry news • 20 February 2017 • Rachael Harper
From 2018, 2getthere’s ParkShuttle in the city of Capelle aan den Ijssel in the Netherlands, will be transformed into the world’s first unattended autonomous system operating on public roads.
With mobility solutions provider NAVYA recently demonstrating the fully autonomous ARMA shuttle at London Heathrow for the first time in the UK, Eurotransport questions whether autonomous vehicles can complete the transport jigsaw in populous towns and cities.
Increased knowledge sharing between transport modes could speed up development & reduce cost of autonomous transport
Sahar Danesh, Principal Policy Advisor for Transport at the Institution of Engineering and Technology, discusses its latest autonomous transport report…
Industry news • 19 January 2017 • Katie Sadler, Eurotransport
Alstom has invested €14 million in EasyMile, a start-up company currently developing electric driverless shuttles.
Industry news • 17 January 2017 • Katie Sadler, Eurotransport
According to a new paper published by the UITP (the International Association of Public Transport), autonomous vehicles should be put to use in shared fleets and integrate with traditional public transport in order to reduce cars on the road.