HERMAN ELEKTRONICA SUCCESSFULL IN INTERCOR TESTFEST
Hall 3, booth 320
Busworld Brussels will not be only about buses or coaches. New techniques will be demonstrated, such as from Herman Elektronika from Czech Republic which is specialized in “CAR 2 Infrastructure communication” and “CAR 2 CAR communication”, based on ETSI ITS-G5 standards. Herman delivers units for cars as well as a base unit for controller of cross preferences and is one of the “shadow” participants of C-ROADS projects where it won implementation of the units to the highways D1.
YUTONG BUS REACHES AUTONOMOUS MILEAGE OF 10,000KM ON PUBLIC ROAD
Four Yutong L4 autonomous buses started the trial operation on the open road of the Intelligent Island in the Chinese city Zhengzhou on 17 May this year. Now almost four months later there was the ceremony held of 10,000km safe operation of autonomous buses. The 5G intelligent public transport project is jointly created by the Henan Provincial Government and Yutong Bus.Read article
THE IVECO BUS AUTONOMOUS BUS PROJECT STARTS EARLY 2021
Initiated in 2017, the STAR project, Rapid Autonomous Transport System, which aims to develop the first autonomous bus, capable of operating under conditions similar to a real exploitation, should give rise to a prototype early 2021. The objective is to have a
12 meter bus, able to accommodate a hundred passengers in conditions optimum safety, security and comfort, to achieve a speed of up to 40 km/h, all without driver.
SCANIA'S NXT, A CONCEPT “MANY PURPOSE” VEHICLE
Scania showed a new battery electric self-driving urban concept vehicle in Stockholm this week: the NXT. Being at a public transport fair this vehicle is designed as a bus, but the idea at Scania is to have one vehicle suitable for many purposes: from ferrying commuters to and from work in mornings and evenings, delivering goods during the day and collecting refuse at night.Read article
YUTONG 5G AUTONOMOUS BUS COMPLETES TRIAL ON PUBLIC ROAD
On the World Telecommunication Day, May 17, the Henan provincial government (China) launched a 5G+ demonstration project in which Chinese bus manufacturer Yutong participated with the 5G Intelligent Public Transport project. On the public road of the Intelligent Island, the Yutong L4 autonomous bus completed a trial period, without steering wheel and console screen. Yutong says this autonomous bus is a key step on the road to true autonomous driving.Read article