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Built atop loader tracks, the Mk. II is a giant, 6-ton robot made to battle Japan (VIDEOS)

Built atop loader tracks, the Mk. II is a giant, 6-ton...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 19, 2016

Though not in widespread use quite yet, both remote controlled and autonomous construction equipment are not exactly novel ideas any ...

Builder bots like the Swiss ‘IF’ could be the answer to the skilled worker shortage. And they’re not far off (VIDEO)

Builder bots like the Swiss ‘IF’ could be...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 23, 2015

 If you have toured an automotive or heavy-equipment factory, those robotic welding machines probably impressed you. These multi-jointed arms reach, swing, ...

Once the Marines work out the kinks, Google’s robot dog could be pretty useful in construction, too (VIDEO)

Once the Marines work out the kinks, Google’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 08, 2015

If you don't know Spot by name, then you're probably familiar with this made-of-nothing-but-knees robot dog's jerky (and slightly terrifying) movements ...

Photo of the canal with a rendering of how the bridge will be "printed."

World’s first 3D-printed steel bridge to be...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 14, 2015

It seems like something out of science fiction: Robotic arms stretched over a canal creating a bridge seemingly out of nothing ...

How a robot designed for Disney could extend the lives of bridges by fighting corrosion

How a robot designed for Disney could extend the lives...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 27, 2014

A new robot dubbed C2D2 developed by a team of Swiss researchers is able to move atop, underneath and across ...

Minibuilders: Fleet of robots works together as a roving 3D printer of concrete buildings (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Minibuilders: Fleet of robots works together as a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 26, 2014

Though 3D printing is one of the more exciting emerging technologies in several industries right now, for the construction industry ...

GM’s FIRST Competition teaches kids to build, battle robots to build interest in STEM careers (VIDEO)

GM’s FIRST Competition teaches kids to build,...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 23, 2013

What do you do with kids who think math and science are boring? Give them a pile of parts, some software ...

Husqvarna remote demolition robots handle water, dust and vibration

Husqvarna remote demolition robots handle water, dust...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 19, 2013

Perform efficient demolition in tough environments with Husqvarna’s remote demolition robot line, which now includes the DXR 270 and DXR ...

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