Locomation announces research partnership

Pittsburgh-based autonomous trucking company Locomation announced a research partnership with Transportation Research Center Inc. in East Liberty, Ohio.

Locomation will test its autonomous truck platforms with TRC’s research and development team. The partnership will help Locomation test different on-road scenarios and what results to look for, Locomation CEO and co-founder Cetin Mericli.

Testing and research are scheduled to continue through the remainder of 2020 at TRC’s test track facility in Ohio. This partnership does not include on-road testing.