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Torc Robotics continues growth, recruiting during pandemic

on May 28, 2020

(BLACKSBURG) Torc Robotics, a leader in self-driving vehicle systems, continues its strong recruiting efforts even under social distancing and safer-at-home orders. Torc has steadily added new employees since January and plans to increase the company size by more than 50 percent before year end.  Torc’s recruiting process has changed to accommodate personal safety during the

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Jim DudleyTorc Robotics continues growth, recruiting during pandemic

Three tenets of building a successful self-driving company

on January 14, 2020

A message from the Torc CEO As a new decade begins, I’ve spent some time reflecting on some truisms as CEO of Torc for the last 15 years. There are many things that can be attributed to our success so far, but I believe the following three are critical.  Winning teams  Surround yourself with good

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Jim DudleyThree tenets of building a successful self-driving company

Daimler Trucks begins testing automated trucks on public roads

on September 8, 2019

Development and testing of trucks with SAE Level 4 intent technology on public roads in Virginia  Follows extensive testing and safety validation on closed loop track Torc Robotics is part of the global development network within the recently established Daimler Trucks Autonomous Technology Group Martin Daum, Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG,

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Jim DudleyDaimler Trucks begins testing automated trucks on public roads

Listen to the media call with Daimler and Torc executives announcing the new powerhouse for automated trucks

on March 30, 2019

Torc CEO Michael Fleming with Martin Daum, Member of the Board of Management Daimler AG, responsible for Trucks and Buses, and Roger Nielsen, CEO of Daimler Trucks North America LLC spoke with media representatives on a call Friday, March 29. Listen to the call via the phone numbers below. You must use the access code

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Jim DudleyListen to the media call with Daimler and Torc executives announcing the new powerhouse for automated trucks

Daimler Trucks agrees to acquire majority stake in Torc Robotics to create technology powerhouse for automated trucks

on March 29, 2019

BLACKSBURG/STUTTGART/PORTLAND— Daimler Trucks, a division in the Daimler Group, the inventor of the truck and world’s largest manufacturer of heavy and medium trucks, and Torc Robotics, a pioneer in autonomous driving solutions, are joining forces in a one-of-a-kind combination to commercialize highly automated trucks (SAE Level 4) on U.S. roads. Going beyond an OEM/supplier relationship, the

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Jim DudleyDaimler Trucks agrees to acquire majority stake in Torc Robotics to create technology powerhouse for automated trucks