TuSimple is a self-driving technology company making it possible for long-haul heavy-duty trucks to operate autonomously on both highways and surface streets.

Waymo and TuSimple autonomous trucking leaders on the difficulty of building a highway-safe AI

The two also discussed the complexity of creating a perceptual framework good enough to drive with.

TuSimple, ZF partner to develop and produce autonomous truck technologies

Together, the companies hope to accelerate self-driving tech developed specifically for trucks and large vehicles with true driverless tests starting in 2021.

Autonomous semi-trucks have been driving along I-10 for months and no one noticed

Tech startup TuSimple has been carrying mail in autonomous semi-trucks between Phoenix and Tucson for “several weeks” with little fanfare.