Velodyne – Autonomous Driving Collaboration w/ Ford Otosan

Velodyne Lidar Announces Autonomous Driving Collaboration with Ford Otosan Companies Working Together on Autonomous Driving Development and Testing for Heavy Commercial Vehicles SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR) today announced it is collaborating with Ford Otosan on product development and testing of autonomous heavy commercial trucks. Ford Otosan is testing and planning to use Velodyne Velarray H800 lidar sensors to enable […]

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Geoelectric Hazard Map Shows Potential Vulnerability for Two-Thirds of US

New Geoelectric Hazard Map Shows Potential Vulnerability to High-Voltage Power Grid for Two-Thirds of the US The U.S. Geological Survey released a new report on geoelectric hazards for two-thirds of the contiguous U.S., spanning from the northeast to the west coast of the Nation.  The research, featured in Space Weather, includes a map of voltages that would be induced on the national […]

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Verizon Skyward & Southern Company Conduct BVLOS Testing

Skyward, a Verizon company, recently met with Southern Company and representatives from Hitec at the New York UAS Test Site in Rome, NY to conduct multiple BVLOS drone test flights. The goal: aid Southern Company, a leading energy company, in testing drone aircraft and procedures at an active airport as a precursor to long-range beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) flights that can assist in […]

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