One of the aims of the project is to gain experience from the complex traffic and real-world situations the pilot area offers and to test the whole self-driving value chain for the first time. A successful pilot will take the company one step closer to bringing autonomous driving technology to the mainstream. Three driverless vehicles, all equipped with Sensible 4's autonomous driving software and technology, are operating on the busy streets of Pasila in Helsinki.
Netherlands-based Spierings Mobile cranes has appointed Kanoo Cranes, a division of The Kanoo Group, as the exclusive dealer of Spierings Mobile Cranes for the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman and Bahrain. Among the first Spierings Mobile Cranes to be introduced in the UAE is the SK1265-AT6, the largest mobile tower crane on the market. The SK1265-AT6 has an unrivalled radius of 60 meters with a maximum tip load of 1.7 tons. It offers a maximum lifting load of 10 tons at a 13.2-meter radius. The crane can be easily driven, assembled and operated by a single operator and it can be fully operational within 11 minutes.
The Verkehrsakademie Münsterland (VAM) driver training school in Ibbenbüren has been using the new Mercedes-Benz Actros since January 2020 to enable trainees practice their inter-city, motorway and night-time drives.
The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter made its debut 25 years ago. To mark its premiere at the beginning of 1995, the brand sent 500 units of the completely newly constructed van from the Düsseldorf factory on a rally to the sales offices. With disc brakes on the front and rear wheels, ABS anti-lock braking system including ABD automatic brake differential, streamlined body, low consumption and many other properties, the Sprinter set standards in terms of safety, efficiency and comfort – qualities associated with successive Sprinter generations.