The Gold Coast Smart Shuttle Trial will see an autonomous shuttle follow a fixed 2.4km route around Main Beach to test how autonomous technology can be safely integrated into busier live traffic environments.
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The trial of the new autonomous shuttle will help to demonstrate the potential of self-driving vehicles to operate in a real-world setting, serving as a step towards the wider use of the technology in the UK.
Metrolinx's new WAVE shuttle marks the first time in Canada that an autonomous shuttle and smart infrastructure will be fully integrated into an existing transit service.
Solihull Council has become the first local authority in the UK to purchase a fully electric autonomous shuttle and begin passenger trials.
Russian technology giant Yandex has purchased Uber’s stake in several of the joint ventures it owns together, including its food and grocery delivery services.
Dr Martin Kagerbauer and Christian Klinkhardt explain the thinking behind the new autonomous bus trial underway in Germany and explain what the next steps for the project are.
The autonomous shuttles will run on a 1.6km route connecting the local train station to the premises of companies in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines.
Singapore has taken the autonomous bus plunge with two routes now in operation in a pilot scheme set to run until the end of April.
Keolis is trialling autonomous electric shuttles in the city of Gothenburg, which carry eight passengers along a 1.8km route in the Swedish city.
The two transport firms have teamed up in a bid to launch an all-in-one transit service for passengers with accessibility needs, starting with a pilot in Arlington and the University of Texas.
The trial used electric NAVYA Autonom shuttles to ferry students around Sharjah University City - one of the largest integrated educational campuses in the world.
The operation intends to be instrumental in addressing today's most critical mobility, accessibility, and transportation difficulties, including congestion reduction and advanced pedestrian and road safety.
Along with a driver, passengers will be allowed on board towards the end of summer 2020 as part of the second phase of trials.
The pilot autonomous project - SmartBus - aims to increase mobility among the residents (of whom less than 50 per cent have access to a car) and bring the neighbourhood closer together.