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Innovate UK Fund

DriverNet received further validation when we were awarded with Innovate UK funding in the Connected Transport category. The £100,000 co funded project will support continued research and development of our DriverNet as we head towards launching our first beta trials in 2018. Innovate UK is the UKs innovation agency, and has funded 5000 plus pioneering […]

Drive Thru Delivery

The SmartPass system trials fast tracks HGVs through the security clearance process in just ten seconds, saving on average two to three minutes of delays per arrival, removing the need for drivers to leave their cabs to check in. This converts into savings of around 30p per minute in driver and fuel costs and reducing […]

NHS Trials

Whether you’re driving an HGV to a city centre store, or driving a minibus to collect a patient, many of the challenges faced are identical. After we showcased DriverNet to the NHS Innovation Agency we now look forward to launching trials in the social care sector, managing drivers in smarter ways and providing real time notifications to clients and families […]

SmartPass trial

As part of our Department for Transport technology innovation grant, we launched DriverNet SmartPass system this week with Kuehne and Nagel at their Trafford Park depot. Trials are now live across their Whitbread supplier sites and distribution centres across the UK. The trial will run throughout May before we submit our findings back to the DfT’s […]

DfT Funding

We were recently awarded a Department for Transport T TRIG ( Transport Technology Research Innovation Grant ) to test and trial DriverNet’s SmartPass site entry system. Development is well under way with live testing scheduled to take place in mid to late May to measure the potential impact SmartPass can have on reducing queueing times […]

Talking Tech

Our CEO Ant recently accepted an invite from the local chambers of commerce to speak to A Level enterprise and innovation students at Carmel College in St Helens. Ant went through his own education and career in logistics as well as discussing technology, the story of how the DriverNet app started, the pros and cons […]