Category Commercial Vehicle

Kentucky Resists Autonomous Trucks

Kentucky Resists Autonomous Trucks

In a strong show of unity, Teamsters alongside firefighters, police officers, and elected officials convened at the Kentucky Capitol, voicing opposition against House Bill 7. This contentious bill seeks to authorize driverless trucks within the state, sparking concerns over job…

Forterra: Pioneering Autonomy Innovation

Forterra: Pioneering Autonomy Innovation

Robotic Research Autonomous Industries (RRAI) has officially rebranded as Forterra, marking a significant evolution in its focus towards developing advanced autonomous technologies for both defense and commercial sectors. This strategic shift underscores Forterra’s dedication to leading the charge in ground-based…

Plus Launches Cutting-Edge Autonomy Tech

Plus Launches Cutting-Edge Autonomy Tech

Plus Introduces Open Autonomy Platform to significantly advance the deployment of autonomous driving technologies across all levels. The Open Platform for Autonomy (OPA), revealed by Plus, is an innovative, AI-powered, modular software platform. It is designed to support customizable autonomous…

ISEE Unveils Autonomous Truck Tech

ISEE Unveils Autonomous Truck Tech

ISEE, a pioneer in autonomous vehicle technology, announced the deployment of the world’s first commercial fleet of autonomous yard trucks at a leading Fortune 100 company’s Texas distribution center. This landmark initiative marks a pivotal shift towards the commercial use…

Indiana's Debate on Driverless Trucks

Indiana’s Debate on Driverless Trucks

In Indianapolis on February 5, 2024, the Indiana General Assembly’s Roads and Transportation Committee witnessed pivotal testimony from Teamsters, emphasizing the significance of House Bill 1022. This proposed legislation mandates the presence of human operators in autonomous trucks, underscoring its…

Texas Autonomous Trucks: Safety Concerns

Texas Autonomous Trucks: Safety Concerns

In 2024, various corporations are set to deploy driverless tractor-trailers on Texas highways, specifically on the I-45 stretch connecting Dallas and Houston. Attorney Amy Witherite, a renowned trucking safety specialist, raises alarms about the potential dangers these 80,000-pound autonomous vehicles…

Isuzu Joins Self-Driving Transport Project

Isuzu Joins Self-Driving Transport Initiative

Isuzu Motors Ltd. (Isuzu) has officially joined a multi-party agreement to promote digital transformation (DX) in regional transportation. This collaboration, initially formed by Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and four other entities, is set to transform Hiratsuka City’s transit system through autonomous…

TuSimple's Nasdaq Delisting Plan

TuSimple’s Nasdaq Delisting Plan

TuSimple Holdings Inc., a prominent player in the autonomous vehicle sector, today declared its intention to voluntarily delist its common stock from the Nasdaq Stock Market and to cease its registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This strategic…