Operators of all sizes need to stay ahead of the curve on low-emission freight technology or risk being left behind. This is the message Innovate UK will share with delegates at the Microlise Transport Conference in May, where its ultra low emission vehicle lead Venn Chesterton will encourage them to take part in getting the industry’s future up to scratch, not just watch from the sidelines. Chesterton is part of Innovate UK’s Low Emission Freight Trial (LEFT), which part-funds projects […]
The shortlist for the second Microlise Driver of the Year Awards has been released ahead of the award ceremony later this month.
Legal liabilities and lack of collaboration between operators are among the major issues that continue to hold back the mainstream adoption of automated HGV technology and platooning in the UK.
A competition offering £10m of funding to firms that can develop ways to move freight and people more efficiently is attracting strong interest.