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5G trial will see robot guides navigate railway stations

Technology

by Peter Plisner
15 June 2021
 

Robots are to be used at large railway stations, including Birmingham New Street, as part of a new 5G technology trial to improve access to information and build passenger confidence. 

5GER, a collaboration between TrainFX, University of Strathclyde and University of Surrey, is developing the UK’s first 5G-enabled smart train station robot. 

Through a combination of 5G technology and mobile robotics, the robot will be able to autonomously navigate large and complex railway...

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