On the afternoon of August 28, it was announced that Apollo intelligent travel technology (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Baidu Apollo, won the bid for the "new infrastructure project of intelligent transportation for automatic driving and vehicle road coordination" in Guangzhou Development Zone, Huangpu District, Guangzhou. The purchaser was science city (Guangzhou) Investment Group Co., Ltd., with a project amount of nearly 460 million yuan.
Robin Li said: "number" is confident, "wisdom" will build the future. Baidu will join hands with Guangzhou and Guangzhou development zones to strengthen cooperation in such fields as automatic driving, intelligent vehicle Union, intelligent transportation and so on. We will provide the most innovative technology to create a new highland of artificial intelligence application, a new benchmark of intelligent transportation development and a new model of intelligent economic development with Guangzhou. "
Next, Baidu will accelerate its landing in Guangzhou. According to the agreement, baidu Apollo and Xinke group will carry out digital transportation operation services in smart city around the fields of vehicle road coordination, intelligent Internet connection, intelligent transportation and automatic driving, and jointly create an intelligent transportation system of "collaborative perception, collaborative control and collaborative decision-making".
In addition, baidu Apollo will carry out comprehensive and in-depth cooperation with Guangzhou public transport group in the fields of automatic driving vehicle operation, BRT (rapid transit) line 5g automatic driving bus, c-v2x technology vehicle route coordination and other fields. Baidu's automatic taxi robotaxi and automatic driving bus robobus may run on the streets of Guangzhou at the same time.
In May this year, baidu Apollo signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Guangzhou Development Zone to carry out comprehensive cooperation in the fields of automatic driving and intelligent transportation. According to the plan, baidu Apollo will deeply participate in the construction of intelligent network connection pilot area in Guangzhou Development Zone, and Baidu Apollo intelligent automobile ecological base and automatic driving operation base will also be settled in Guangzhou Development Zone.