Autonomous Trucks


I-70 Truck Automation Corridor Project Gets $4.4 Million

USDOT’s Federal Highway Administration has awarded a $4.4 million grant for the Interstate 70 Truck Automation Corridor project. The project is a collaboration between DriveOhio, INDOT, the Transportation Research Center, and ODOT. This project will allow those working with automated trucks a safe place to deploy their operations. Data gathered…


Wilson Logistics and Locomation Team Up with Autonomous Convoys

With a signed agreement, Locomation will be putting its autonomous convoys to work on Wilson Logistics’ shipping routes. The three-year pilot program will involve putting Locomation’s Autonomous Relay Convoy (ARC) system in Wilson Logistics’ trucks. One driver will lead the pilot truck while another truck follows using the fully autonomous…


New Bill Could Stop Driverless Trucks on Missouri’s Roads

Missouri Rep. Mike Moon is sponsoring a bill that would prohibit driverless trucks from driving on Missouri roads. The bill states that automated motor vehicles can not use automatic mode unless there is a capable and licensed person on board who can take control when necessary. The bill is currently…