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Velodyne Lidar Sensors Power Emesent’s Hovermap to Fly Beyond the Visual Line of Sight SAN JOSE, Calif. -Friday 31 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that Emesent’s newly introduced Autonomy Level 2 (AL2) technology for Hovermap uses Velodyne lidar sensors to provide real-time perception and high-quality, accurate 3D data. Hovermap is a plug-and-play mapping and autonomy payload for...

Velodyne Lidar and PARIFEX Solutions Provide Smart Traffic Control -Saturday 25 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a three year sales agreement with PARIFEX, a leading provider of traffic management and speed measurement systems. PARIFEX uses Velodyne lidar sensors in its traffic monitoring solutions which can help reduce road accident rates and...

Velodyne Lidar Inc. Announces Patent License Agreement With Hesai Photonics Technology -Tuesday 21 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a long-term global licensing agreement with Hesai Photonics Technology Co., Ltd. encompassing 360° surround-view lidar sensors. As a result of this agreement, Velodyne and Hesai have agreed to dismiss current legal proceedings in the U.S.,...

Velodyne Lidar Adds the “Smart” to Blue City Technology’s Smart City Solution -Saturday 18 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a multi-year sales agreement with Blue City Technology, developer of a Smart City system for traffic monitoring. The Blue City Technology solution, equipped with Velodyne’s lidar sensors, helps improve road safety and mobility by...

Rajant and Velodyne Lidar Support Portwide Autonomy for DGWorld's ITVs at DP World’s Largest Port -Saturday 20 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rajant Corporation, the provider of Kinetic Mesh® wireless networks, and Velodyne Lidar, Inc., a market leader in lidar technology, together are playing a vital role behind the agreement between DP World, UAE Region and the autonomous vehicle, robotics, and artificial...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Multi-Year Partnership Agreement with Outsight -Thursday 18 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a multi-year partnership agreement with Outsight, the company that is a leading innovator in Smart Cities monitoring. Outsight uses Velodyne Lidar sensing technology in its 3D Semantic Camera system that helps businesses and governments...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Sales Agreement with AGROINTELLI -Tuesday 9 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a three-year sales agreement with AGROINTELLI, a developer of intelligent farming solutions. AGROINTELLI uses Velodyne lidar sensors in production of its Robotti autonomous tool carriers that increase efficiency on fields and help...

Idriverplus Joins the “Automate with Velodyne” Ecosystem -Monday 1 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. and Idriverplus today announced an expanded partnership and Idriverplus inclusion into the Automated with Velodyne integrator ecosystem, which helps companies grow their businesses while using Velodyne lidar technology. Through the program, Velodyne will...

Velodyne Lidar Sensors Power 3D Data Capture in New NavVis VLX Mapping System -Wednesday 13 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced the NavVis VLX wearable indoor mobile mapping system, launched today, is equipped with Velodyne lidar sensors to provide high-quality data capture of 3D measurements. NavVis VLX is designed for reality capture in complex built environments such as...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Multi-Year Sales Agreement With GeoSLAM -Saturday 9 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a multi-year sales agreement with GeoSLAM, a global market leader in 3D geospatial technology solutions. GeoSLAM uses Velodyne lidar sensors in its ZEB-HORIZON mobile scanner that provides 3D mapping of indoor, underground and difficult to...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Digital Learning Series on Automation and Safety During COVID-19 -Tuesday 5 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a new digital learning series that will look at how automation is advancing safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinars will feature conversations with experts from innovative companies utilizing Velodyne lidar technology on the front...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Agreement with EasyMile -Thursday 30 April 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a three-year agreement with EasyMile, a global leader in driverless technology and smart vehicle solutions. EasyMile uses Velodyne lidar sensors in production of its EZ10 autonomous passenger shuttles that are deployed on public and private...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Agreement with TLD -Saturday 25 April 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a three-year agreement with TLD, a global leader in ground support equipment. TLD uses Velodyne lidar sensors in production of its TractEasy® autonomous electric baggage tractor that enables a significant increase in productivity,...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Sales Agreement with NAVYA -Friday 13 March 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a multi-year sales agreement with NAVYA, a leading company in autonomous driving systems. Since 2015, NAVYA has been using Velodyne lidar sensors in production for its autonomous shuttle fleet that provides mobility services to cities and...

Velodyne Showcases Lidar Solutions for Manufacturing and Supply Chain Operations at MODEX 2020 -Monday 2 March 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Booth #6091), in collaboration with Seoul Robotics, will demonstrate how its smart, powerful lidar solutions advance automation and safety in manufacturing and supply chain solutions at MODEX 2020 in Atlanta, March 9-12. Velodyne will highlight lidar...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Anand Gopalan as New CEO -Tuesday 7 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced Anand Gopalan as its new CEO. Gopalan, who previously was Velodyne’s CTO, assumes the position from Velodyne’s legendary founder David Hall. Hall will continue as full-time Chairman of the Board and remain actively involved in...

Velodyne Announces ADAS Collaboration with Hyundai Mobis -Thursday 24 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced an agreement with Hyundai Mobis to launch a new lidar-based advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) that integrates Velodyne lidar technology and Hyundai Mobis cognitive software. The Velodyne Velarray™-based system is designed...

Velodyne Lidar Executive Addresses How to Make Driverless Vehicles Safe, Ready and Familiar on the Road -Sunday 6 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dr. Mircea Gradu, Sr. Vice President Quality and Validation at Velodyne Lidar, Inc., will be featured on two panels at the upcoming GITEX Technology Week in Dubai on October 7 and 8. Gradu, a distinguished engineer, is an officer and the 2018 President of SAE...

Velodyne Executive Addresses Why Lidar is Necessary for Safe Vehicle Automation at IAA 2019 Conference -Tuesday 17 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Marta Hall, President and Chief Business Development Officer of Velodyne Lidar, Inc. will address the future of vehicle safety at the IAA 2019 Conference in Frankfurt. Hall’s presentation will highlight the development of advanced, cost-effective lidar technology for...

Optimus Ride Selects Velodyne Lidar’s Trailblazing Sensors to Power its Self-Driving Vehicles -Wednesday 28 August 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that Optimus Ride will use Velodyne’s groundbreaking lidar sensors in its entire fleet of self-driving vehicles. The sensors provide rich computer perception data that enables real-time object and free space detection for safe...

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