Category: Intelligent Automation

Powertrain Electrification Isn’t The Only Way to Lower Commercial Vehicle Emissions

Much focus, rightly so, is given to the full electrification of commercial vehicles. It’s a dramatic shift in a very mature, conservative global market. However,...

/ April 15, 2019

What Impact Will China’s 2019 New Energy Vehicle (NEV) Subsidy Policy Have?

On March 26th, China’s four ministries and commissions jointly issued the “Notice on Further Perfecting the Policy of Financial Subsidies for the Promotion and Application...

/ April 11, 2019

Is Off-Highway & Marine Fuelling Hydrogen Adoption for Heavy Commercial Vehicles?

Raising $205m in an oversubscribed series C funding round last year, Nikola Motors has become somewhat of a poster child for the fuel cell commercial...

/ April 2, 2019

Mobile Hydraulics Market – 2019

Interviews with over 40 industry insiders helped piece together the size and growth profiles for hydraulic pumps, motors, valves, and cylinders for each of the...

/ April 1, 2019

Industrial Controls & Remote I/O – A focus on the PLC market

The most important factor driving demand for PLCs is the continued growth in machine building sectors and manufacturing in general. Despite some futurists predicting their...

/ March 27, 2019

Insight Into the Swedish Market for Low Voltage AC Drives

Our recently published LV motor drive research comprises unprecedented country-level detail. To showcase this capability, we decided to examine the market for LV drives within...

/ March 22, 2019

20,000 Autonomous Mobile Robots Shipped in 2018

The results of our freshly released quarterly mobile robot market tracker show that AMR demand continued to surge in Q4, and that more than 20,000...

/ March 18, 2019

Industrial Controls & Remote I/O – 2019

Country-level data and analysis for the industrial controls & remote I/O industry.

/ March 15, 2019
autonomous truck forecast

Massive Investment in Autonomous Trucks Hides Worrying Challenge

2019 has already witnessed a flood of investment (over $1.5bn) into autonomous trucking and delivery companies, with more to follow into similar start-ups and established...

/ March 14, 2019