The Kar-go delivery bot will begin supporting small businesses in the county in February
Academy of Robotics is expanding its human contact-free delivery programme using its Kar-go delivery bot with a further trial beginning in Surrey in February. Surrey is the second region in the UK to witness Britain’s first custom-built autonomous delivery vehicle driving on the county’s roads after road trials began in November 2020 in Hounslow, London. Following these initial trials, the company will now begin supporting a range of small, local businesses in Surrey, making deliveries from shops to residential addresses.
The Hounslow programme, which uses the Kar-go delivery bot to collect medicines from pharmacies and deliver them to care homes and residential addresses, is ongoing and the Academy of Robotics has a series of further