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    This brings together technology experts to design a platoon of autonomous vehicles to self-drive from Stockport station to Manchester Airport whilst having the option of checking-in en-route.


    Project Synergy will introduce innovative technologies to operate connected autonomous cars in a platoon formation from Stockport railway station directly to the Arrivals terminal at Manchester Airport. Concurrently, a platoon of three pods will transit passengers to and from a car park in the airport to the passenger terminals. Project Synergy will facilitate inclusive accessible transport for the aged and the visually impaired.

    I am the Principle Investigator helping lead the Harper team.

    Funding Body

    Innovate UK

    Lead Organisation

    Westfield Motor Cars


    CISCO, Fusion, Stockport Council, Conigital, Manchester Metropolitan University, Transport for Manchester


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