4 May 2017
NAVYA AND NEOT CAPITAL INTRODUCE THE VERY FIRST TURNKEY SERVICE SOLUTION DESTINED FOR THE AUTONOMOUS MOBILITY MARKET
NAVYA and NEoT Capital have signed a partnership agreement to develop a turnkey service solution for AUTONOM SHUTTLE to help public authorities and private operators get equipped with autonomous shuttles. This will then enable them to provide citizens and users with this service.
AN INNOVATIVE PARTNERSHIP TO ENCOURAGE PEOPLE TO MOVE ACROSS TO AUTONOMOUS AND ELECTRIC MOBILITY
The main aim of NAVYA, the leading name in the conception and development of autonomous, driverless and electric shuttles, is to facilitate access to increasingly smart and autonomous mobility and make it available to everyone.
NEoT Capital (‘New Energy of Things’) is the first ever international company dedicated to funding distributed renewable energies and electric mobility. NEoT Capital recently communicated on the launch* of its NEoT Green Mobility investment programme targeting electric mobility, in partnership with EDF and Caisse des Dépôts.
These companies have signed a partnership to develop an original and previously unheard of business proposition in the electric and autonomous mobility market. Both public authorities and private companies will benefit from the advantages that go hand in hand with using autonomous vehicles and will be able to choose the solution that suits them best when making the move across to electric and autonomous mobility.
(*) Subject to customary regulatory approvals
A « TURNKEY » service solution in autonomous mobility
Launch: 2nd quarter 2017
- Provision of a AUTONOM SHUTTLE
- Advantages of an insurance guarantee
- Vehicle maintenance service
- NAVYA LEAD supervisory control service
Price: from 9500€ month/excl. VAT
Contract: 48 or 60 months
A BRAND NEW AUTONOMOUS MOBILITY SOLUTION FOR USERS
AUTONOM SHUTTLE is proving to be the ideal vehicle for covering first and last mile transportation and serves to enhance the modes of transport already in place or already operating on private sites. It provides users with a new and innovative solution for their daily transportation needs.
This fully autonomous public transport vehicle holds up to 15 people and provides an effective means of easing urban traffic flow whilst fitting in perfectly with multimodal services already in place.
Not only does AUTONOM SHUTTLE makes it easier to gain access to areas with little or no public transport service, but it may also provide a more convenient and comfortable means of getting around airports, university campuses, industrial sites, hospitals, convention centres and amusement parks etc. Driverless vehicles will also help to reduce the number of road accidents and pollution in towns and cities and will provide an adaptable and flexible transport solution.
« The service solution in autonomous mobility that we are launching today is an extremely interesting buying alternative for operators. It meets the increasing need for cleaner and more flexible mobility solutions whilst keeping financial input to a minimum, providing them with a clear, fixed rate operating and maintenance budget », explains Christophe Sapet, CEO of NAVYA.
« We are delighted with this partnership enabling NAVYA to develop its extremely innovative turnkey service solution in autonomous mobility. This partnership falls within our strategy to promote electric mobility and develop new economic models », adds Pierre Devillard, CEO of NEoT Capital.
A pioneer and specialist in the autonomous vehicle market, NAVYA assists cities and private sites around the world in improving their transport offer with its autonomous, driverless and electric solutions. At the cutting edge of technology, NAVYA revolutionizes trips by offering fluid mobility solutions.
(Boiler plate) NAVYA’s impact is international. Its multidisciplinary team of experts is motivated by one principle objective: offering new mobility solutions that are more intelligent and more fluid, thereby taking part in the sustainable transformation of everyday life.
NAVYA benefits from an overall vision and expertise in automobile technology and software solutions which include perception, visualization, navigation, geolocation, telecommunications and automobile manufacturing.
Indeed, at our 5 sites located in France and the United States, our 150 employees combine their complementary skills in Research & Development, Design and Production, to conceive and develop our range of autonomous, driverless and 100% electric vehicles. These are vehicles that merge motor, digital and robotic technology and are capable of solving the problem of the first and last mile, both in cities and on private sites.
In Europe, the United States and in Asia and the Pacific, over 50 AUTONOM SHUTTLES are already in service (September 2017) and more than 180,000 passengers have already benefited from this innovative mobility solution, in cities or on private sites.
ABOUT NEOT CAPITAL
NEoT Capital (for ‘New Energy of Things’) offers innovative solutions to support the energy transition. NEoT
Capital is the first international company dedicated to funding distributed renewable energies and electric mobility. Founded by several leading companies including EDF and Forsee Power, the company serves the French and international markets. www.neotcapital.com
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