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Latest From The Blog

January 2018

Coventry company celebrates driverless first in Australia

January 9th, 2018|

A leading Coventry manufacturer is helping pioneer driverless vehicle technology ‘Down Under’ after it began trials on a new ‘last mile’ transport solution.

Aurrigo, the autonomous vehicle division of RDM Group, is testing its Pod Zero on a network of mapped courses at the Tonsley Innovation District in South Australia to explore a possible solution to […]

February 2017

Wolverhampton firms join forces to help school pupils understand the rules of the road

February 22nd, 2017|

More than 900 pupils from across the West Midlands have been educated on the rules of the road to help prevent accidents and save lives.

Children from five different schools across the region took part in the week-long event, which was organised by Blakemore Logistics.

They were given the opportunity to view an A.F Blakemore vehicle to […]

April 2016

RDM Chief named in ‘Power 250’

April 24th, 2016|

RDM Group’s growing reputation as a leading figure in the development of driverless vehicles has seen its CEO named in the Power 250 for a major regional business publication.

David Keene, who started the business at his home 23 years ago, was named as one of the ‘Top Ten’ most influential manufacturing figures in the West […]

January 2016

RDM boss welcomes ‘appetite’ for LUTZ

January 25th, 2016|

The Coventry-based manufacturer behind the design and build of the LUTZ Pathfinder pod has welcomed a new online poll that highlights a positive reaction to self-driving vehicles in Milton Keynes.

David Keene, Chairman of automotive experts RDM Group, believes the survey – carried out by YouGov – highlights a growing interest in driverless pods and the […]

October 2015

Coventry manufacturer’s involvement in LUTZ shortlisted for SMMT Award

October 22nd, 2015|

RDM Group’s involvement in the UK’s first self-driving vehicle has seen it shortlisted for this year’s SMMT Automotive Award for Innovation.

The specialist Coventry manufacturer is playing a crucial role in the Transport Systems Catapult’s LUTZ Pathfinder project, which will trial three electric-powered ‘pods’ in pedestrianised areas of Milton Keynes.

Based on the Bilton Industrial Estate, […]

Grayson set to unveil new E-Drive system and electric water pump at Busworld

October 7th, 2015|

A leading UK manufacturer will celebrate its biggest ever presence at Busworld Kortrijk Europe this month by unveiling two new products for the bus and coach market.

Grayson Thermal Systems will give buyers the chance to view the firm’s lightest ever E-Drive pack and a new 24v electric water pump for use on hybrid and electric […]

September 2015

West Midlands firm overcomes Calais migrant crisis to boost international sales

September 10th, 2015|

An award-winning removals firm has posted 20% growth in the last twelve months, despite being caught up in the Calais migrant crisis.

Bosses at Burke Bros Moving Group have revealed tales of 24-hour delays, spiralling costs, managing customer expectation and the financial penalties of inadvertently carrying illegal migrants.

The company, which operates across Birmingham, Bridgnorth, Coventry, Rugby […]