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July 27, 2021
Golden distribution startup launches new tech with an eye on automation
Building on its recent success, the company has announced a patent-pending solution to further its offerings. READ MORE
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July 27, 2021
Autonomous Tractor-Trailer Hitching
Outrider has introduced automated tractor-trailer hitching capabilities as part of their system, automating distribution yards for large, logistics-dependent enterprises. READ MORE
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July 27, 2021
Outrider offers autonomous tractor-trailer hitching capability
New system automates consistent tractor-trailer hitching for yard operations. READ MORE
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July 27, 2021
Outrider unveils automated tractor-trailer hitching system
Autonomous freight yard technology provider, Outrider, launched an automated tractor-trailer hitching system. READ MORE
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June 25, 2021
How automated distribution yards can reduce supply chain bottlenecks
Outrider CEO Andrew Smith says the startup's self-driving yard trucks are helping to move goods faster and more safely while boosting manufacturing efficiencies for automakers. READ MORE
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June 17, 2021
The supply chain is disrupted. Automatic electric yard trucks would help fix that
Andrew Smith discusses how the automation of electric yard trucks dramatically increase the sustainability of the supply chain and improve the agility and reliability of its movement of goods.  READ MORE
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Press releases

July 27, 2021
Outrider delivers first-of-its-kind autonomous hitching technology
Reliable, consistent tractor-trailer hitching is critical for autonomous yard operations. Outrider, the pioneer in autonomous yard operations for logistics hubs, today announced it ... READ MORE
April 08, 2021
Outrider and Rite-Hite partner to accelerate the adoption of yard automation
Outrider to ensure seamless links between warehouses and over-the-road trucks. Outrider, the pioneer in autonomous yard operations for logistics hubs, today announced a ... READ MORE
October 28, 2020
Outrider raises $65 million in Series B financing round
Funding to accelerate deployment of autonomous yard operations. Outrider, the pioneer in autonomous yard operations for logistics hubs, today announced it closed $65 ... READ MORE
October 20, 2020
Outrider recognized by Gartner in the "Cool Vendors in Supply Chain Execution Technologies” report
Outrider automates distribution yard operations, enables resilient supply chain.   Outrider, the pioneer in autonomous yard operations for logistics hubs, today announced that it ... READ MORE
February 19, 2020
Outrider launches with $53M in funding to automate distribution yards
First company to bring automation outside the warehouse door Emerging from two years of stealth-mode operation, Outrider today announced it has raised $53 ... READ MORE

What we’re all about:

Company

Outrider helps enterprises improve the safety, efficiency, and sustainability of their yard operations through automation.

System

Outrider automates all aspects of yard operations using an integrated system of management software, autonomous vehicles, and site infrastructure.

Mission

By combining autonomy with electric yard trucks, Outrider helps drive the rapid adoption of sustainable freight transportation.

In US logistics yards each year:

10

billion

Tons of freight estimated to pass through yards

12

million

Days trucks spend in yards

>30

percent

Employee turnover rate

3.8

million

Metric tons of CO2 emitted by yard trucks

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Outrider’s autonomous hitching technology adapts in real-time to hitch to trailers of diverse heights, weights, and orientations.

Reliable, consistent tractor-trailer hitching is critical for autonomous yard operations.

Outrider yard automation moves trailers to and from loading docks and parking spots.

Multiple Outrider autonomous vehicles work in concert to perform the tasks in distribution center yards.

Outrider delivers a three-part integrated system for automating yard operations.

Outrider yard automation helps drive the adoption of sustainable freight transportation by using electric yard truck platforms.

Vision-based robotics connect and disconnect brake lines between yard trucks and trailers.

Outrider dispatches autonomous vehicles to execute yard operations.

Management software is integral to executing Outrider’s 3-part autonomous system.

The Outrider System keeps employees and over-the-road truck drivers out of harm’s way.

Outrider is exclusively focused on automating all aspects of yard operations.

VIDEOS

Outrider delivers first-of-its-kind autonomous hitching technology.

Outrider executes end-to-end autonomous yard operations.