Highways England and DfT have announced that TRL – the Transport Research Laboratory - will conduct a study into zero emission truck technologies.
Freight companies may discover that operating costs are not such a drag when semi-autonomous trucks can safely line up together to form an orderly, aerodynamic queue.
TRL’s “world first” truck platooning team will take to the stage at the Microlise Transport Conference, on May 16, with updates on the trial.
Transport for London (TfL) wants to speak to employees who are responsible for health and safety management in an organisation with one or more HGVs.
TRL has been commissioned by the Highways Agency (HA) to investigate the effectiveness of vehicle stickers known as decals on close following behaviour.