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Public research shaping the future of driverless vehicles

Public research shaping the future of driverless vehicles

Today the GATEway Project begins research into public acceptance of, and attitudes towards, driverless vehicles. The trials, which will see an autonomous vehicle driving in a complex urban environment, is not about robotising existing forms of transport, such as the car, but is examining ways to optimise mobility for the …

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Rolls-Royce and VTT Technical Research Centre form a strategic partnership to develop smart ships

Rolls-Royce and VTT Technical Research Centre form a strategic partnership to develop smart ships

Rolls-Royce and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd have announced a strategic partnership to design, test and validate the first generation of remote and autonomous ships. The new partnership will combine and integrate the two company’s unique expertise to make such vessels a commercial reality. Rolls-Royce is pioneering the …

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