Volvo Autonomous Solutions has entered into a partnership with Aurora to jointly develop on-highway autonomous trucks. This agreement is a long-term partnership spanning several years. The initial focus is on hub-to-hub applications for customers in North America. Automation is aimed at creating tangible benefits for both customers and society in terms of productivity, safety, sustainability, and energy efficiency.
This partnership will center on the integration of the Aurora Driver into Volvo’s on-highway trucks and the development of Transport as a Service solutions. These solutions build on Volvo’s products and track record within safety and Aurora’s expertise in the development of self-driving systems.