26 Jun '17, 7pm

Nikola Adding Efficiency And Automation to Hydrogen Semi-Truck

Nikola Adding Efficiency And Automation to Hydrogen Semi-Truck

Nikola Motor Co. says its hydrogen and battery powered Class 8 semi-truck is being improved as it hires with more employees to bring it to production. Founder Trevor Milton told Trucks.com that the Nikola One revealed in December at its Salt Lake City headquarters will shaving weight to make it about 2,000 pounds lighter than a diesel semi, and it will offer an automated driving mode. The company plans increase its staff and move to a larger production facility. Milton said that a dozen new employees have been hired since the December launch. The number will be tripled in the next four months, bringing the employee count to over 100. Much the development work is being outsourced to support the Nikola team’s efforts and timetable. A new, 1.5 million square-foot manufacturing plant is to be revealed in the next couple of months. It will need relocation from the current facil...

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