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Coronavirus: ‘Extraordinary’ UK effort to produce thousands more ventilators

It comes after Matt Hancock made a public plea for help after it became apparent the UK would not have enough ventilators to cope.

Coronavirus: ‘Extraordinary’ UK effort to produce thousands more ventilators

UK firms collaborating to produce thousands more ventilators for the NHS say they are just days away from putting prototypes into production. Last weekend, Health Secretary Matt Hancock made a public plea for help after it became apparent the UK would not have enough ventilators to cope with the expected numbers of patients with serious COVID-19 symptoms. The Department of Health and Social Care confirmed they have asked suppliers to build “as many ventilators as they can”.

Aurrigo attend Green Great Britain Week 2019

Showcasing some of the top innovative transport solutions designed for the future- today!

Dedicating a week each year to bring about a collection of businesses across the UK, the #GreenGreatBritainWeek2019 arrived in Coventry on Wednesday last week. The aim of the event was simple; to demonstrate continuing efforts in delivering greener and more efficient transport solutions – all happening within the city.

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Tech providers chosen for Michigan Mobility Challenge

Tech providers chosen for Michigan Mobility Challenge

Five self-driving technology firms have been selected to provide autonomous vehicle rides for visitors to the 2020 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. The Michigan Mobility Challenge participants (listed below) will operate a variety of fixed-route shuttle services as well as fleets of robo-taxis with fixed stops around the downtown area and between show venues during preview week and public days from 6-21 June.

2020 Detroit auto show mobility challenge participants named

2020 Detroit auto show mobility challenge participants named

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer named Tuesday the five corporate mobility challenge participants that will offer autonomous vehicle rides for attendees of the 2020 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The offerings will provide autonomous services for attendees to travel between TCF Center in Detroit and destinations around town, including transportation hubs, hotels and restaurants, June 6-21 during the preview and public show weeks.

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