The GML Series Wheel Drive can be used as a direct drive or differential drive and can be combined with a steering drive to form a drive-steer unit.
Tertill, maker of home weeding robot, merges with Harvest Automation
Tertill and Harvest Automation have close ties. And the hope is for the new company to be a major player in the automation of food production.
Interact Analysis predicts robotic picking market to grow to $6.8 billion by 2030
The robotic picking market is expected to grow to $6.8 billion by 2030, up from $236 million in 2022.
Relay2 delivery robot offers 2x payload, new elevator integration
The redesigned Relay2 delivers twice the cargo capacity of earlier models while maintaining Relay’s sleek design.
e-con adds multi-camera solutions for Qualcomm Robotics RB5 kit
Solution enables developers to connect up to 6 cameras, either MIPI or GMSL2 or a combination of both, to enable imaging from multiple angles/perspectives from the RB5.
What does ChatGPT mean for robotics?
OLogic’s Ted Larson takes a closer look at the positives and potential negatives ChatGPT and large language models could have on robotics.
MiR celebrates 10 years of AMR growth
Mobile Industrial Robots offers flexible, user-friendly logistics automation for multinational customers and has evolved its portfolio over the last decade.
Roberta Nelson Shea highlights her career developing robot safety standards
On the podcast this week we interview 2023 Joseph F. Engelberger winner Roberta Nelson Shea about her career in robotics safety standards development.
Ukrainian tractor automation company develops homegrown demining solution
Without this solution, farmers in Ukraine would have to wait for years for their turn to clear hundreds and thousands of hectares of land.
Former Amazon consumer robotics VP joins Medtronic
Medtronic today announced it appointed former Amazon executive Ken Washington as chief technology and innovation officer.
MassRobotics recognizes 2 women for their robotics accomplishments
This inaugural MassRobotics Robotics Medal award was presented to Nancy Amato for her research on the algorithmic foundations of motion planning and more.
Top 10 robotic stories of May 2023
Between big events like the Robotics Summit & Expo and Automate, acquisition news, and big funding announcements, there was no shortage of exciting robotics news.
Titan Medical licenses out most of its IP to Intuitive, CEO steps down
Titan Medical recently announced it entered into a licensing agreement with Intuitive Surgical and that the company’s CEO is resigning.
Space robotics company GITAI brings in over $28M
GITAI plans to use the latest funding to expand its business and technology development in the United States.
Robotics investments top $1.63B in April 2023
U.S.-based robotics companies landed the most rounds (17) and funding ($514M) in April 2023.
Serve Robotics to deploy up to 2,000 delivery robots with Uber
Serve Robotics has given more insight into the scope of its partnership with Uber Technologies, which was announced in November 2021.
NVIDIA unveils updates for Metropolis for Factories, Isaac AMR & more
NVIDIA’s latest innovations aim to ride the wave of generative AI advancements made in recent months.
Figure raises $70M to commercialize humanoids
Figure will use the funding to develop its Figure 01 humanoid, build out its AI data pipeline for autonomous operations and drive towards commercialization.
Open Robotics releases ROS 2 Iron Irwini
Iron Irwini is the largest ROS 2 release yet in terms of features. We take a look at some of the highlights of the ninth ROS 2 release.
Waymo robotaxis to be available through Uber
The companies announced a multi-year strategic partnership that will make the Waymo Driver available on the Uber Platform.
Associated Food Stores and Symbotic announce agreement to implement warehouse automation system
Robotic case-picking system to improve Associated Food Stores’ supply chain capabilities and retailer experiences.
Hesai Technology, CRATUS partner to develop autonomous warehouse systems
Hesai and CRATUS will work together to release a series of drivers, middleware and end solutions centered around Hesai’s QT128 LiDAR sensors.