Category Archives: Industrial

Sewbo

Sewbo is a robot sewing machine hybrid that can sew shirts all by itself. The shirt is stiffened with something that is water soluble so the robot can more easily sew it together and then the stiffener is removed at … Continue reading

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Cleaning Robot Works With Dry Ice

Czech company Neovision has invented a robot that cleans air ducts using dry ice. The robot can clean round , rectangular or square ducts and climb vertical ducts to clean them too.  How long the robot stays cleaning in one … Continue reading

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President Obama Announces Manufacturing Initiative

President Obama visited Carnegie Mellon University last week to announce a new manufacturing initiative called the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership or  AMP. AMP is a a $500 million partnership between universities like Carnegie Mellon and companies like Corning, along with the … Continue reading

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Heartland Robotics

Heartland Robotics, founded by Rodney Brooks , formerly of iRobot,  has been operating in stealth mode for a couple of years now. On 11/30 of last year, Heartland Robotics announced they had received an additional $20 million in funding. After … Continue reading

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