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Tata Steel pioneers the deployment of EV for transportation of finished steel

Tata Steel pioneers the deployment of EV for transportation of finished steel

As part of its sustainability initiative, Tata Steel has tied up with an Indian start-up to pursue its aspiration of deploying Electric Vehicles for its steel transport. This endeavour marks the first-ever deployment of Electric Vehicles by any steel producer in the country for transportation of finished steel. Tata Steel has contracted for 27 EVs, each with a carrying capacity 35[Read More…]

by July 30, 2021 News, smart transport
Delhivery acquires Volvo trucks

Delhivery acquires Volvo trucks

Delhivery has acquired Volvo FM 4×2 tractor-trailer combination for its long haul requirements. Story by Deven Lad When Volvo Trucks first entered India, its prime focus was on the long-haul truck segment, albeit at the top end of it. With its FH, FM and even a few examples of FL tractor-trailer units, the company managed to secure a footing. Setting[Read More…]

Locomation autonomous trucking tech

Locomation autonomous trucking tech

  Locomation has developed autonomous trucking technology to address trucking industry woes.   Story by Deepti Thore   With companies from diverse backgrounds engaged in the development of automation technologies in the field of commercial vehicles, it should not come as a surprise that Locomation, a Pittsburgh, PA (US)-based company has come out with yet another autonomous trucking technology suite[Read More…]

by August 25, 2020 NEW LAUNCH, smart transport, SMART TRANSPORT
Re-energising the bus ecosystem

Re-energising the bus ecosystem

A recent webinar organised by Busworld India saw experts discuss measures to re-energise the bus ecosystem Story by Deven Lad After a compulsory leave of a little over two months, the bus industry in India has begun to shift gears. It is doing so amid numerous difficulties, the most acute being the need for working capital and a reduction in[Read More…]

by July 24, 2020 smart transport, Uncategorized