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Navya to Assemble Urban Utility Vehicles With Autonomous Potential for Muses Europe
Navya is joing Muses Europe's technology network to add its autonomous capability to a modular electric mobility platform. It plans to assemble 300 delivery vehicles in France.

Einride Pod Picks Up Federal Approval to Operate Autonomously on U.S. Public Roads
Einride plans to begin testing its Autonomous Electric Transport Pods on U.S. roads with client GE Appliances in the third quarter to show its value for commercialization.

Rio Tinto’s New Mine Features Autonomous Water Carts, Digital Twin Software, and AGVs
With state of the art of technology such as autonomous haul trucks, virtual reality trainings, Gudai-Darii is Rio Tinto's most advanced mine yet.

SoftBank Robotics America Partners With Autonomous Solutions Inc. on Outdoor Robotics
SoftBank Robotics America, which produces the Whiz indoor cleaning robot, has partnered with Autonomous Solutions Inc. to scale systems for logistics and landscaping.

AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2022 Focuses on Use Cases, Regulation, and Workforce of the Future
AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2022 panelists discussed the importance of public safety for drone and autonomous truck developers and operations, as well as the need for more skilled workers.

Aurora and FedEx Expand Autonomous Trucking Pilot in Texas Ahead of Schedule
Aurora Innovation and FedEx have expanded their autonomous trucking pilot program to a second route in Texas after successfully completing 60,000 miles of daily freight hauls.

8 Autonomous Trucking Stories From This Week
From DHL piloting Volvo's Autonomous Vehicle System to the announcement that Covenant and Aurora are working together, the autonomous trucking space saw a lot of activity this week.

Embark and U.S. Xpress Partner to Add Nationwide Terminal Network for Autonomous Transfer Point Operations
Embark Trucks says U.S. Xpress has joined its partner development program and will add its fleet properties to Embark's transfer point network for autonomous trucks.

Apex.AI Receives Strategic Investment From Daimler Truck for ApexOS Autonomy Technology
Apex.AI said Daimler Truck's strategic investment will help it continue developing its ApexOS safety-certified software suite for autonomous trucks, other vehicles, and mobile robots.

TuSimple Integrates With Werner Enterprises for Roadside Support Along its Autonomous Freight Network
TuSimple is working with Werner Enterprises on 24/7 roadside support of its self-driving, long-haul freight trucks. The company also reported its Q1 financial results.

Locomation Report Shows Reduction of CO2 in Vehicles Using Autonomous Relay Convoy System
Locomation released a new report from Boundless Impact Research and Analysis highlighting the potential environmental benefits of its Autonomous Relay Netowrk.

Kodiak Robotics Partners With U.S. Xpress for Autonomous Trucking Deliveries from Dallas-Fort Worth to Atlanta
Kodiak Robotics and U.S. Xpress said round-the-clock service between Dallas-Fort Worth and Atlanta will demonstrate the real-world advantages of autonomous trucking.

Aurora and Werner Launch Commercial Pilot to Autonomously Haul Freight in Texas
This week, Aurora Innovation announced a partnership with trucking logistics company Werner Enterprise to have its self-driving technology installed on a number of hauling trucks.

Christenson Transportation Picks Locomation to Deploy Autonomous Truck Service
Locomation has signed an eight-year partnership with Christenson Transportation to boost its fleet capacity with Locomation's autonomous trucking technology.

Einride Announces First Remote Pod Operator of Its Autonomous, Electric Vehicle Fleet
A team of Einride Remote Pod Operators will be tasked with providing support for Einride's autonomous freight vehicles.

CEVA Logistics and Kodiak Robotics Launch Autonomous Trucking Deliveries in Oklahoma
Kodiak Robotics' partnership with CEVA Logistics has expanded self-driving truck services from Texas to Oklahoma toward the goal of integration into CEVA's North American fleet.

Pony.ai Gets Series D Financing Toward Mass Deployment of Autonomous Vehicles
Pony.ai, which consolidated its robotaxi and autonomous trucking units, announced it has closed on Series D financing. The California company said the money will help it reach mass deployment.

Waymo Via and C.H. Robinson Plan Multiyear Pilot of Autonomous Trucking
Waymo Via will deliver freight with C.H. Robinson's Navisphere logistics management platform in Texas over the next few years to advance autonomous truck technology.

Aeva Releases Aeries II 4D Lidar With Camera-Like Resolution
Aeva said its FMCW lidar sensor with 4D perception software detects velocity in addition to position, with automotive-grade robustness in a compact form factor.

Phantom Auto Gets Investment, Orders for Remote Operations Software for Logistics Vehicles
Not only did ArcBest and NFI participate in the $42 million investment in Phantom Auto; the logistics providers also ordered thousands of teleoperated forklifts.



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