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Autonomous deliveries launched

Autonomous Vehicles

13 November 2020
William Sachiti, chief executive and founder of the Academy of Robotics with the Kar-go
William Sachiti, chief executive and founder of the Academy of Robotics with the Kar-go


An autonomous delivery vehicle has begun operations, conveying goods to care homes in the London Borough of Hounslow. 

Kar-go, designed by British start-up, Academy of Robotics, is the size of a conventional hatchback car and is designed to transport deliveries of parcels the size of shoeboxes. The electric vehicles use artificial intelligence to navigate. 

Vehicles movements are monitored from a command centre. In line with current legislation, the vehicles must also have a safety...

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