We support founders working on the future of mobility & logistics.
Modular software platform for autonomous driving
driveblocks offers a modular software platform for automated and autonomous driving in the commercial vehicle sector. The core of the technology is a combination of Transformer Neural Networks and sensor fusion to create an environment model based on sensor data. The offering is complemented by algorithms that enable customers to fully automate their vehicles. The driveblocks platform is sold both as individual modules and as a system solution via a licensing model, enabling safe, fast and cost-effective automation of a wide range of applications - in the mine, in the container terminal or on the motorway.
Dr. Alexander Wischnewski, Dr. Stephan Matz, Dr. Tim Stahl, Dr. Felix Nobis, Leonhard Hermansdorfer, Dr. Thomas Herrmann
Software infrastructure for reusable systems in logistics
Logistikbude offers a web-based software to automate the load carrier management. It is independent of load carrier types and addresses both the tracking of own load carriers and the management of exchange processes in open pools.
Philipp Hüning, Michael Koscharnyj, Patrik Elfert, Jan Möller
enabl addresses the growing challenges and trends in intralogistics such as shortage of skilled workers. The company provides a solution for the automation of forklifts based on remote driving technology. enabl's human-assisted driving approach paves the path for a seamless transition towards full automation in intralogistics.
Nik Schmidt, Pedro Henrique Romano de Carvalho, Johannes Schantz, Julian Wadephul
Founded in 2020 by Dominik Fürste and Osman Akdemir, the Frankfurt-based start-up Rail-Flow develops and operates the leading platform of marketplace and software-as-a-service solutions for rail freight and intermodal transport. Investors include venture capital funds Rethink Mobility and Futury.
Rail-Flow employs more than 80 people, mainly rail freight and IT experts, at locations in Frankfurt, Hamburg, Izmir and Rotterdam. More than 350 customers, rail freight operators, shippers, forwarders, operators and logistics service providers rely on the Rail-Flow platform. With various modules, the platform simplifies access to European rail freight traffic and improves its efficiency.
NAVIT offers a mobility management platform for corporate customers. With NAVIT’ turn-key solutions corporates can launch a mobility budget offering based on a virtual credit card scheme. It allows employees access and use to a wide range of mobility offerings from shared mobility, on-demand mobility, subscription models and public transport. Thanks to a deep integration in HRIS and a self-service interface for employees NAVIT lowers the administrative workload the HR department. Furthermore, NAVIT helps to reduce the companies’ scope 3 CO2 emissions since all employee trips are CO2 compensated.
shipzero is a data platform that enables effective emissions tracking and reduction in global freight transport. Shippers, logistics service providers and carriers can use shipzero to manage transport emissions and to move towards net-zero logistics.
Appanion Labs was founded in Hamburg in 2018. The team combines experts in data management, logistics and sustainability. The emissions data platform shipzero was launched in 2021 and has been growing continuously. It tracks over 30 million transports in more than 70 countries and is connected to thousands of data generating logistics assets.
Deftpower is an automotive charging platform. With Deftpower companies can launch, manage, and scale electric charging offerings to their customer base under their own brand.
Customers include automotive OEMs, electricity providers and national car associations. Deftpower’s mission is to make smart and bidirectional charging a reality by turning EV drivers from consumers of electricity into suppliers of electricity and storage.
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