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Workhorse to Showcase World’s First Personal Hybrid Electric Octocopter

Workhorse to Showcase World's First Personal Hybrid Electric Octocopter urban air mobility vehicle CES 2018

At 2018 CES Workhorse exhibit will also feature public unveiling of N-Gen low delivery-platform electric van with integrated HorseFly™ drone, and first electric pickup truck by an OEM CINCINNATI, Nov. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ: WKHS), an American technology company focused on providing sustainable and cost-effective solutions to the commercial transportation sector, today announced it will showcase three

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UPS Delivery by Bicycle Unveils Cargo Bike in Canada

UPS launches cargo bike in Canada sustainable urban mobility logistics delivery last mile

Cargo bike delivery pilot targets urban logistic challenges MISSISSAUGA, ON, Oct. 31, 2017 /CNW/ – (NYSE:UPS) UPS Canada is using a custom-made cargo bike to deliver packages in and around the York University campus, as part of a pilot program to test the potential of delivery by bike in the City of Toronto. The success and learnings from this pilot

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The GATEway project announces the next phase of driverless pod trials

The GATEway project announces the next phase of driverless pod trials autonomous electric vehicle urban mobility

The GATEway project is soon to launch its open public trial of driverless pods. These autonomous pods will provide first and last mile transportation around the Greenwich peninsula by connecting important transport hubs with business, leisure and residential locations. The GATEway team is delighted to announce that for the next phase, commencing in the Autumn, Fusion Processing will provide sensing

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Use of Autonomous Vehicles and Drones Expected to Rise in Transportation Industry

Use of Autonomous Vehicles and Delivery Drones Expected to Rise in Transportation Industry

ABI Research Survey Finds 30% of Transportation Industry Respondents Plan to Use Robotics to Support e-Commerce Delivery Growth in the Next Year.   SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, /PRNewswire/ — In a recent B2B technology survey of 455 U.S.-based companies across nine verticals, ABI Research finds that 30% of transportation industry respondents plan to introduce robotics into their business operations within the next year, with another 22%

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IDTechEx Research Releases New Report on Last Mile Delivery Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx Research Releases New Report on Last Mile Delivery Electric Vehicles DHL ElectricScooter Electric Van logistics robot drone delivery

The last mile EV market will reach over $792 billion by 2028 BOSTON, PRNewswire/ — The new IDTechEx Research report was released on July 19, Last Mile Electric Vehicles 2018-2028 concerns goods and people reaching final destination such as down the pathway past the guard dog or riding from the train station. Currently costing up to 55% of shipment costs, today’s expensive methods

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DHL Expands City Hub concept in the Netherlands with Customized Electric Vehicles

DHL expands City Hub concept in the Netherlands with customized electric vehicles Streetscooter Nissan sustainable urban mobility logistics last mile delivery

DHL Express pilot project launched in The Hague, with modified StreetScooter and Nissan e-NV200 for last-mile delivery. Project builds on successful pilots with DHL Cubicycle cargo delivery bicycles in Utrecht, Netherlands and Frankfurt, Germany. The Hague, Netherlands / Bonn, Germany, 08/03/2017, 09:30 AM CEST DHL Express has extended its successful City Hub concept for environmentally-friendly inner-city deliveries to The Hague, Netherlands with

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SingPost and TUMCREATE launches trial of Electric Vehicle for Mail Delivery

SingPost and TUMCREATE launch trial of electric vehicle for last mile connectivity for logistics

Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) and TUMCREATE will on 28 March 2017 commence a road trial of a prototype electric three-wheeler that is environmentally friendly and features innovations to boost mail delivery efficiency. Developed by researchers with the support of the management team at TUMCREATE, in conjunction with SingPost, the customised vehicle will serve as a test bed for concepts that

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DHL expands Green Urban Delivery with City Hub for Cargo Bicycles

Containerized trailer can act as mobile hub for up to two DHL Cubicycles Pilot projects launched by DHL Express in Utrecht, Netherlands and Frankfurt, Germany DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, is piloting a new City Hub concept that will enable increased use of cargo bicycles for inner-city deliveries. The City Hub is a customized trailer which

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UPS Tests Delivery Drone Launched From Van

UPS works with truck-launched drone-maker Workhorse Group in latest test    Test demonstrates potential efficiencies drones can provide on rural delivery routes Unlike previous drone tests, UPS/Workhorse test incorporates drone delivery into day-to-day delivery operations UPS (NYSE:UPS) announced today that it has successfully tested a delivery drone that launches from the top of a UPS® package car, autonomously delivers a package to

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Drone Delivery Canada to Provide Drone Delivery Solution to NAPA Canada

TORONTO, Dec. 14, 2016 /CNW/ – Drone Delivery Canada (DDC) is pleased to announce it has entered into a commercial agreement with UAP Inc. (NAPA) – one of Canada’s largest automotive parts companies for testing of a drone delivery platform that looks to expand the logistic capabilities of UAP’s NAPA Auto Parts delivery activities nationwide. “We are delighted to be working with NAPA Canada” commented Tony Di Benedetto,

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