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18 October 2019 The on-line newspaper devoted to the world of transports 23:39 GMT+2

June 13, 2019

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Independent vehicles constituents will be used for the transport of container from a logistics center to a port

The activity will be realized in collaboration from Volvo Trucks and DFDS

Shipowning group Danish DFDS and the producer of commercial vehicles Volvo Trucks have announced that they will activate the first connection for the transport goods between a logistics center and a realized port with the employment of independent vehicles constituents. The collaboration, introduced today, previews to use the True vehicle developed independent electrical worker from the Swede Volvo Trucks in a real application realizing a system of continuous transport between the logistics center of the DFDS to Goteborg and the container terminal managed from Dutch APM Terminals in the port of the Swedish city.

The system previews the employment of various vehicles True that will be monitored by a control tower and that they will travel to 40 the maximum speed of km/h. The new means electrical worker are introduced last year by Volvo Trucks and are planned specifically in order to operate on breviums distances and in order to transport great cargo volumes.

"Now - it has emphasized vice-president Autonomous Solutions of Volvo Trucks, Mikael Karlsson - we have the opportunity to implement True in an ideal context and to ulteriorly develop its potential one for analogous other asset". "The independent, silent transports and to emissions zero - it has added Karlsson - have a role important to carry out in the future of the logistics and will assure benefits are to the companies that to the society".

The project which got ahead from Volvo Trucks and DFDS is supported by the Swedish agency for the Vinnova innovation, by the Swedish Transport Administration and the Swedish Energy Agency.

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