Sarcos Names Laura Peterson as President and CEO, Ben Wolff Rejoins Executive Team
October 27, 2023
Sarcos made Laura Peterson, who had been interim president and CEO, permanent. Former CEO Ben Wolff has rejoined leadership at the teleoperated systems company.
Gecko Robotics Launches Cantilever Asset Management Product
October 26, 2023
Gecko Robotics says its new Cantilever platform integrates data from multiple systems to help customers analyze physical asset health.
Sarcos Gets $13.8M Air Force Contract to Advance AI and Machine Learning for Guardian Robots
September 29, 2023
Sarcos Defense has won a U.S. Air Force contract to continue developing software for its Guardian line of robots to enable them to learn from observation.
Sarcos Lays off Portion of Staff and Eliminates Manufacturing in Pittsburgh as Part of Cost Saving Efforts
July 14, 2023
Sarcos, which acquired RE2 Robotics just last year, has laid off about a quarter of its staff and said it is refocusing on aviation, marine, and solar markets.
Boston Dynamics Adds Capabilities to Spot Robot, Names Levatas as Certified Technology Partner
June 7, 2023
Boston Dynamics has partnered with Levatas to add visual inspection capabilities to Spot, and it has added safety functionality and hardware to the quadruped robot.
ANYbotics Raises $50M in Series B to Expand Capabilities of Its Legged Inspection Robot
May 16, 2023
ANYbotics said it will use the funding to help it develop new features for its legged robots.
WiBotic Introduces PowerPad Pro to Provide Wireless Charging, Data Transfer for Industrial UAVs
May 4, 2023
WiBotic said its new PowerPad Pro can wirelessly charge different drones, as well as download and process valuable mission and image data for a number of industrial applications.
DGX H100 Systems From NVIDIA Now Shipping to AI Customers in Industries Worldwide
May 2, 2023
DGX H100 is designed to accelerate artificial intelligence workloads for generative AI and industrial applications, including predictive maintenance for factories and robotics.
NYPD to Use Knightscope Security Robot to Help Police City
April 13, 2023
The New York City Police Department earlier this week shared details on some of the newest technology it is using to do its work.
Gravity Climate Digests Data to Help Manufacturers, Supply Chains Control Emissions
April 10, 2023
Gravity Climate said it can aid sustainability efforts by taking analog and digital data and calculating potential emissions from different design and process choices in real time.
Avular Offers Mobile Robots in Challenge to U.S. and Chinese Vendors
March 27, 2023
Avular, a spinout from Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands, said its new headquarters will include space for corporate, research, and government visitors.
ULC Technologies’ CISBOT Seals 50,000 Joints in Live Gas Mains
March 9, 2023
ULC Technologies said its CISBOT system, which goes into live gas lines for inspection and repair, has sealed joints equivalent to 114 mi. over the past 14 years.
Skydio Raises $230M as It Provides Drones for Critical Infrastructure, Defense Needs
February 28, 2023
Skydio, which has developed drones for the defense and enterprise markets, has reached $2.2 billion valuation as it expands manufacturing in the U.S.
Nauticus Robotics Expands Fleet of Oceangoing Systems to Improve Sustainable Resource Use
February 20, 2023
Nauticus Robotics, which participated in a UN event on sustainability, is offering its fleet of robots, software, and services to oil and gas producers in Scotland and Norway.
John Deere Announces 2023 Startup Collaborators to Develop Autonomous Agricultural Equipment
January 16, 2023
John Deere said this year's group of eight companies in its Startup Collaborator program will help its agricultural and construction technology be more autonomous and precise.
American Robotics CEO Discusses Diversifying U.S. Drone Market, Prospects for 2023
December 28, 2022
American Robotics obtained FAA approval for BVLOS operations, acquired other drone and data companies, and saw strong demand from the oil and gas industry, said its CEO.
Shadow Ventures Discusses New Report on Technology in the Construction Industry
December 15, 2022
Shadow Ventures noted challenges such as declining productivity and undercapitalization, but it found 125 technology companies that could help the building industry.
A Response to Luddite Politicians: Drones Can Save Costs and Lives
November 29, 2022
While some politicians may be speaking out against the use of drones, they are increasingly being used to do jobs that are too dangerous for humans.
Dynam.AI Launches Contextual Machine Learning Approach for Autonomous Services
November 15, 2022
Dynam.AI has released a new machine-learning product that helps artificial intelligence understand the laws of physics.
Remote Inspection Evolves With Lidar Drones
November 13, 2022
Lidar drones, or aerial robots equipped with lidar sensors and mapping software, can save time, money, and even lives in inspection, maintenance, and search and rescue operations.