Business, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

Embark Losses Widen From Research, Development Spending

Embark Embark’s truck arrives at the Atlantic Ocean in Jacksonville, Fla., at the conclusion of a coast-to-coast test run. (Embark)

Embark Technology Inc. saw its losses widen in the first quarter as the autonomous trucking technology company spent more of its capital on research and development.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
May 11, 2022
Business, Technology, Equipment, Autonomous

Embark Posts Wider Loss, Advances Tech Development

Embark truck Embark said in February it would partner with Alterra Property Group to identify locations to build hubs as transfer points for autonomous trucks. (Embark Trucks)

Autonomous truck developer Embark Technology Inc. issued its first annual and quarterly financial report as a public company, detailing steep losses but significant technology gains and key business partnerships.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
March 18, 2022
Business, Technology, Logistics, Autonomous

Embark Partners With Alterra on Transfer Points

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Autonomous truck software developer Embark Trucks Inc. announced a strategic partnership with Alterra Property Group, a real estate investment company focused on industrial outdoor storage properties, to identify and launch transfer-point sites across the Sunbelt.

February 28, 2022
Business, Technology, Equipment, Autonomous, Top 100

Suppliers Detail Supply Chain Challenges

Embark truck Embark Trucks Inc. launched its Truck Transfer Program with Knight-Swift. (Embark)

Leaders of commercial vehicle suppliers weighed in, during recent earnings calls, on challenges to the supply chain and related concerns.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
February 10, 2022
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Startup Embark Trucks Now Publicly Traded

Alex Rodrigues Alex Rodrigues by Steve Jennings/Getty Images for Tech Crunch

Autonomous truck software developer Embark Trucks Inc. announced it completed its business combination with Northern Genesis Acquisition Corp. II, and the combined company has been renamed Embark Technology Inc.

November 15, 2021
Business, Technology, Autonomous, Top 100

Ryder Partners With Embark to Open Autonomous Truck Transfer Points

Ryder technician with Embark truck A Ryder technician guides an Embark autonomous truck with a safety driver behind the wheel in Riverside, Calif. (Business Wire)

Ryder System and Embark Trucks are launching a nationwide network of transfer points that will be used to transition shipments from driverless longhaul trucks to driver-enabled last-mile trucks, the companies said Sept. 21.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
September 23, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Embark, HP Introduce EV Drayage Within Autonomous Truck Operations

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Embark Trucks Inc., developer of self-driving software for the trucking industry, has partnered with HP Inc. to combine electric and autonomous truck technology, the companies announced Sept. 14.

September 17, 2021
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Embark to Go Public, Merge With SPAC in $4.5 Billion Deal

Embark truck Embark is an autonomous vehicle software-as-a-service company focused on trucking, according to Alex Rodrigues, who co-founded the company in 2016. (Embark)

Self-driving truck technology company Embark Trucks Inc. has entered into a definitive business combination agreement with Northern Genesis Acquisition Corp. II, a special purpose acquisition company.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
June 24, 2021
Business, Technology, Logistics, Autonomous

Embark to Open Transfer Hubs to Shift Freight to Self-Driving Trucks

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Self-driving trucking startup Embark Trucks announced it will open two transfer hubs to switch freight to its automated trucks.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
September 25, 2019
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment, Autonomous

Self-Driving Truck Startup Embark Releases Performance Data

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Self-driving truck startup Embark has issued a voluntary report on the performance of its automated trucks, providing a more detailed look at its testing process and the current capabilities of its technology.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
January 30, 2019