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Autonomous Shipping

Catering to new infrastructure needs, the shipment of goods goes driverless

Implications - As car brands on a global level focus on autonomous driving, the technology is being adopted in the shipping industry as a means to efficiently deliver goods. This shift towards autonomy in multiple markets sees the acceptance of robotic technology as an effective way to solve modern problems.
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5 Featured, 39 Examples:
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Jan 14 — Aug 14
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Featured Examples

Autonomous Transforming Trucks
Autonomous Transforming Trucks
GELENK Transporter Increases the Efficiency and Economy of Shipping
The GELENK Truck concept presents a clever alternative to the cumbersome conveyances that we currently see on the road. This project explores the possibilities of an efficient and futuristic-looking... MORE
Self-Driving Trucks
Self-Driving Trucks
Daimler's Future Truck 2025 Project is Testing Autonomous Trucks
‘Future Truck 2025’ is a project by Daimler Trucks, which is looking to make autonomous trucks a reality. The company tested its autonomous trucks on a section of the A14 autobahn near... MORE
Autonomous Delivery Drones
Autonomous Delivery Drones
Google's Project Wing is Developing Drones that Deliver Packages
Project Wing is a Google X research project that is focusing on the development of a drone-based delivery system that uses autonomous drones. The drones would be able to deliver packages when and... MORE
play_circle_filled Unmanned Cargo Drones
Unmanned Cargo Drones
The Compact 'Cargo Unmanned Air System' Can Carry Surprisingly Heavy Loads
The Cargo Unmanned Air System (Cargo UAS) is a drone, still under development, that aims to well and truly stand out among other cargo-carrying drones. The highlight of this particular drone... MORE
play_circle_filled Autonomous Pack Mules
Autonomous Pack Mules
Budgee Can Carry Up to 50 Pounds and Makes Shopping Infinitely Easier
Five Elements Robotics is doing its part to make grocery shopping (and shopping in general) infinitely easier with Budgee. Budgee is a robot that follows you around and can carry up to 50 pounds of... MORE

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