Denso Corp. said Wednesday it founded an R&D heart in Pittsburgh to acquire automated driving technology. The heart has been in operation since July, the enterprise said.
“At the Pittsburgh Innovation Lab, the enterprise will perform analysis to accomplish Level-four automated driving and acquire the elemental technologies, like AI, to make it attainable,” the Toyota-affiliated automobile supplier said, incorporating that the heart options to lover with community universities and providers for its analysis.
A Denso spokesperson said the heart has 10 workers and handles 10,064 sq. toes.
Denso has three other North American R&D centers, in Montreal, Seattle and Silicon Valley. The enterprise has 6 centers around the world, with the other people in Finland and Israel.
The enterprise claimed its next-quarter earnings Friday.
Denso, of Kariya, Japan, ranks No. 2 on the Automotive Information record of the leading one hundred world suppliers, with approximated around the world parts gross sales to automakers of $41.eighty one billion in its 2019 fiscal yr.