Case Study


We helped support the digital behind India’s first autonomous buggy.

At a Glance

Our joint solution with Maini officially launched at WINGS India 2020.

Services Provided

Implementation Services

The Challenge


We support an AI-enabled Autonomous Mobility platform for Maini, which is a leader in electric mobility services, including people transportation, logistics, and material handling.


About Maini

Maini Group is one of India’s premier design and manufacturing entity, synonymous with innovation and cutting edge technology. The group offers comprehensive solutions in High-precision engineering components and Sub Assemblies, Material handling, Warehousing and Logistics, Electric Vehicles for in-campus movement and Aviation applications. More than 4 decades old, Maini Group, has a track record of forward-looking innovation being pioneers of India’s first ‘mass produced’ green electric car – Reva. The design and manufacturing technology is entirely indigenous, developed and implemented by Maini, in India, for the world.

Headquarters: Bangalore, India
Industry: Manufacturing Services

They are so understanding and very willing to work with us. The team does a great job following our processes, developing
good solutions, and making recommendations on how Simplus can meet our needs.

—Laurie Marker, — Business Analyst, NorthMarq

The Outcome

Maini Buggy Outcome

Solution Highlights

  • Commercially viable matured autonomous buggy for controlled environment
  • Level 3.5 autonomy system powered by AI at optimized costs
  • Retrofittable solution for existing buggy using patented Drive by Wire technology
  • State of the art AI and deep learning engine to detect objects, lanes, and curbs for navigation
  • Integration of next-generation hardware technologies 3D and 2D LiDAR, GPS, RADAR, camera, and other sensors