While the Government prepares its umpteenth plan to revive rail freight, whose modal share has halved since 1990, the Lohr Group has spent several years developing a unique piggyback solution in France: the Lohr Railway System. Its added bonus? The specially designed horizontal loading of standard semi-trailers.
The i-Cristal driverless, trackless electric shuttle was inaugurated on Monday 10 September. Autonomous and capable of navigating in a city environment, i-Cristal also offers wheelchair access.
On Monday 10 September 2018, the Lower Rhine manufacturer Lohr and the mobility operator Transdev presented the fruit of their joint project, the autonomous electric vehicle, “i-Cristal”. Two road tests were announced for the end of the year.
Is i-Cristal tomorrow’s mode of transport? Jean-François Argence answers all of our questions on LOHR New Mobilities.
The Lohr industrial group and Transdev, a mobility operator, unveiled the i-Cristal, a new autonomous electric vehicle at Lohr’s assembly site in Duppigheim.
The i-Cristal shuttle, the latest creation from Lohr Industrie’s production facilities and designed in partnership with Transdev, was unveiled with great fanfare in Duppigheim.