[VIDEO] Komatsu Innovative Autonomous Haulage Vehicle

The "Innovative Autonomous Haulage Vehicle" features a cabless structure and is designed to maximize the advantages of unmanned operation

Komatsu Ltd. unveiled an "Innovative Autonomous Haulage Vehicle" developed as a dedicated, unmanned vehicle with no cab to maximize the advantages of unmanned operation. By distributing equal load to the four wheels both when the vehicle is loaded and unloaded, and adopting four-wheel drive, retarder and steering, Komatsu is aiming for high-performance shuttling of this vehicle in both forward and reverse travel directions, thereby totally eliminating the need for K-turns at loading and unloading sites.