out·rid·er / noun

One that goes in advance to clear a passage.

Outrider clears the path for human-friendly and planet-friendly yard operations.

Outrider was founded on four key principles:

  • /01Enhance the safety and efficiency of freight movement to let people focus on high-value tasks.
  • /02Advanced yard operations should not rely on polluting fossil fuel vehicles.
  • /03Think systemically and bring together the best minds in software, robotics, and logistics.
  • /04Build exceptional products that work in the real world.


Autonomy delivers great business benefits — efficiency and safety.



Electric, zero-emission yard trucks are the best choice for autonomy and the environment.

With this powerful combination, Outrider helps drive the rapid adoption of sustainable freight transportation.

Making a difference

Outrider delivers autonomous zero-emission systems that positively impact people, profit, and planet.

Good for

People .

Automation keeps people out of harm’s way. Outrider works with companies committed to phasing in autonomy responsibly.

Good for

Profit .

Eliminating repetitive manual tasks in the yard makes operations more efficient. And, because it affects the supply chain upstream and downstream, enterprises see lower costs and higher profit margins.

Good for the

Planet .

Every year, diesel yard trucks emit an estimated 3.8 million tons of CO2. By using electric trucks for yard automation, enterprises can systematically replace diesel with the Outrider System to improve their sustainability profile.

Living a Safety Culture

Outrider lives a culture of safety. It pervades our business — from our safety-critical system design and site-specific safety plans to our internal operations.

Outrider works with third-party experts for objective development, verification, and validation of our safety case. We participate in developing the next generation autonomy standards that are essential for adoption of Level 4 Autonomy solutions.