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Pioneering MVIS solution deployed on Highways England’s biggest scheme

Pioneering MVIS solution deployed on Highways England’s biggest scheme

🕔10:19, 8.Sep 2017

The first ITS solution enabling real-time journey information from the National Traffic Operations Centre (NTOC) to be displayed on portable variable message signs (VMS),has been deployed on the largest scheme in Highways England’s current programme, promoting easier road user interpretation. Mobile

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Red tape and an autonomous future? Thinking Highways North American issue is out now!

Red tape and an autonomous future? Thinking Highways North American issue is out now!

🕔13:14, 7.Sep 2017

The new issue of Thinking Highways’ North America edition is online now and features a typically diverse selection of subjects and opinions. Our cover feature is Bern Grush and Blair Schlecter’s discussion of the challenges facing the ride-sharing sector in

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LCV2017: DRIVEN consortium unveils first self-driving vehicles

LCV2017: DRIVEN consortium unveils first self-driving vehicles

🕔12:53, 7.Sep 2017

he DRIVEN consortium unveils the first three of its proposed fleet of six self-driving vehicles, a white and blue 2014 Ford Fusion Titanium hybrid, a 2017 Ford Mondeo hybrid and a Range Rover Evoque. The Range Rover Evoque will be on

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LCV2017: Williams Advanced Engineering reveals lightweight electric car platform

LCV2017: Williams Advanced Engineering reveals lightweight electric car platform

🕔12:45, 7.Sep 2017

Williams Advanced Engineering is bringing the best of its know-how to the electric car in an innovative lightweight EV platform concept, named the FW-EVX, displayed at this year’s Low Carbon Vehicle Show, Millbrook, 6-7th September 2017. With the car industry currently

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LCV2017: Pioneering battery technologies unveiled at Millbrook

LCV2017: Pioneering battery technologies unveiled at Millbrook

🕔12:40, 7.Sep 2017

The latest battery technologies for electric and hybrid vehicles are on show for the first time at this year’s Low Carbon Vehicles (LCV) 2017 event.  The pioneering results of the £14 million AMPLiFII (Automated Module to pack Pilot Line) project

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LCV2017: Accelerator programme seeks UK start-ups to lead transport revolution

LCV2017: Accelerator programme seeks UK start-ups to lead transport revolution

🕔12:37, 7.Sep 2017

Start-up businesses with innovative solutions to transport challenges such as congestion, overcrowding, emissions and road safety, are being encouraged to apply for a unique new accelerator programme launched today at Cenex-LCV. The ‘Intelligent Mobility (IM) Accelerator’, based in Milton Keynes,

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LCV2017: LowCVP’s ‘Low Emission Truck Stop’ highlights opportunities to reduce freight sector emissions  

LCV2017: LowCVP’s ‘Low Emission Truck Stop’ highlights opportunities to reduce freight sector emissions  

🕔12:33, 7.Sep 2017

The LowCVP’s ‘Low Emission Truck Stop’ at Cenex-LCV2017 (Millbrook, 6-7 September) aims to demonstrate how this key sector of road transport is rising to the emissions challenge with the introduction of new, cleaner technologies and fuels. Supported by Scania, Magtec,

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LCV2017: Intelligent Mobility Accelerator launched

LCV2017: Intelligent Mobility Accelerator launched

🕔12:28, 7.Sep 2017

Meridian, the Intelligent Mobility Accelerator, was officially launched at LCV2017 with the aim of supporting further innovation in the development of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV). Meridian will bring together established UK-leading start-ups, OEMs and SMEs from a number of industries

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LCV2017: UK team behind new high performance electric Ariel supercar 

LCV2017: UK team behind new high performance electric Ariel supercar 

🕔12:22, 7.Sep 2017

A collaboration between two UK-based world-leaders in electric motor design and engineering has led to the development of the new high performance electric motor for the Ariel Hipercar – which makes its first appearance at Cenex-LCV Expo 2017 – the

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Fastlane International Backs DHL’s Role in UK Automated Truck Trials

Fastlane International Backs DHL’s Role in UK Automated Truck Trials

🕔10:50, 25.Aug 2017

The logistics company DHL has teamed up with truck manufacturer DAF and Ricardo to hold official trials of partially automated truck convoys on UK motorways and major highways. e-commerce delivery expert Fastlane International says that the choice of its delivery

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