Motorway trials of autonomous HGV platoons have begun after the project stalled during the start of the pandemic. The consortium behind the trials told motortransport.co.uk this week that the trucks are on the roads and are likely to be spotted on motorways over the summer. However, consortium member the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) added that the various routes taken by the platoons would not be released “for safety reasons”. A TRL spokeswoman said: “The on-road trials will run for nearly […]
Freight Software subsidiaries Brands Forward Computers and BoxTop Technologies are to exhibit at Multimodal 2021, which is to run from 19 to 21 October 2021.
London-based freight forwarding and supply chain finance company Beacon has attracted funding from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.
Northumberland-based transport management software provider Mandata has acquired Returnloads.net as part of the company’s diversification plans.