Technology and Innovation

Philips Lighting has finished a major project that uses connected LED architectural lighting to illuminate the facades of 37 buildings, along a 9.2 km stretch of road in the city centre of Ningbo, China. more

Telia and Effera together aim to connect construction sites to boost safety and efficiency within the industry. more

Nokia and KDDI have successfully demonstrated the use of LTE in providing cost-efficient, low-latency connectivity for vehicles in Japan. more

rFpro, a UK based driving simulation company, is this first company worldwide to release a platform to train and test autonomous vehicles in virtual reality. more

Volvo Trucks has unveiled its first all-electric truck, Volvo FL Electric, for urban distribution and refuse operations as well as other operations. more


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Scientists have engineered an enzyme which could help fight the global plastic pollution epidemic by digesting some of the most commonly polluting plastics, providing a potential solution to one of the world’s biggest environmental problems. more

Electrolux and Innit, a eating technology company based in Silicon Valley, will join forces to help consumers throughout their cooking journey, from inspiration to shopping and cooking. more

Nothing lasts forever. Everything we make – from phone handset to buildings – has a finite design life. And that can be cut short by wear and tear. more

eRoadArlanda, a Swedish company aiming to enable fossil-free transport, unveils first ever road to charge both commercial and passenger vehicles whilst driving. more

In one of the initial 5G trials for the manufacturing industry, Telia, Nokia and Intel present how 5G, cloud and data centre infrastructure will pave the way for digital, industrial processes. more

BMW Group celebrate the launch of their autonomous driving campus in Unterschleißheim near Munich. more

Nokia and SKT conduct major trials of LTE technologies ensuring public safety in a multi-vendor environment. more

Bosch and e.GO collaborate on providing automated valet parking services to Aachen. more

Telefónica chooses Ericsson to power catch-up and time-shifted services across Latin America. more

With 40 percent more space and set in an attractive working environment, Bosch opens it new Research and Technology Centre in Silicon Valley. more

Nokia strengthens cloud and data centre services with the official launch of the first Nokia Cloud Collaboration Hub in Singapore. more

PSA Group has formed a new electric vehicle business unit as it prepares to introduce electrified versions of all its models next year. more

ViaVan brings to the streets of London its innovative ride-sharing services as an on demand, enviromentally and economically valuable addition to their current automotive services. more

Anyone buying a new car these days can be sure it is equipped with airbags. But those in the market for a luxury motorhome should take a close look at the vehicle’s specifications – they will discover that airbags aren’t included. more

Ardagh Group has been recognised with three awards at the Euro CanTech Awards event, held in Milan on 20 March. more