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New exhibition in Milton Keynes features Visionary ideas for Cambridge – Milton Keynes – Oxford Corridor

A new public exhibition housed at the Transport Systems Catapult on Midsummer Boulevard in Milton Keynes will showcase visionary ideas for the future of the Cambridge – Milton Keynes – Oxford growth corridor.

The exhibition features entries to a competition ran by the National Infrastructure Commission which asked teams of urban Read more

Biztech/UCMK Ask the Expert Event - the future of aviation and how your business can get involved

What does the future of aviation hold?  How can your business be part of this local opportunity?

A new £65 million Digital Aviation Research and Technology Centre (DARTeC) to be built at Cranfield University will spearhead the UK’s research into digital aviation technology. Once constructed, DARTeC will provide research facilities unprecedented in Europe. The Read more

 

New pods delivered for self-driving vehicles project

A Coventry-based autonomous vehicle company has delivered ten 'Pod Zeros' to Milton Keynes to be used in the next stage of a self-driving project, reports Insider Media.

Aurrigo, a division of RDM Group, has developed the pods for the UK Autodrive scheme and will be taking to the pavements and streets of the town.

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Autonomous vehicles to see around blind corners

A new UK project is promising to allow Autonomous Vehicles to perceive obstacles with “pin-point accuracy” around blind corners, “pushing autonomous vehicle sensing well beyond what CAVs can perceive using on-board sensors, today”, reports Smart Highways.

Project CORAM (Connected On-Road Autonomous Mobility) will undertake a feasibility study as part of CCAV3 funding competition sponsored by Read more

Solar panels being installed at Cranfield University

Cranfield University is installing a new field of solar panels as part of its efforts to reduce its carbon footprint, reports Energy Live News.

A total of 3,508 solar panels will be installed by RenEnergy, providing 5% of the annual electricity at the campus and powering a new renewable energy research facility.

They will produce one million kWh of power per year – Read more

 

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