Robotics

Xcel Energy becomes first utility to use drone tech to inspect energy infrastructure beyond sight

Xcel Energy becomes first utility to use drone tech to inspect energy infrastructure beyond sight

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota-based Xcel Energy, a major power supplier in Colorado, announced it will be the first utility in the U.S. to routinely fly unmanned aircraft beyond the operators line of... Read More

Thursday April 19, 2018 0 comments Tags: Xcel Energy, drones, FAA

Left Hand Robotics develops first snow-shoveling robot

Left Hand Robotics develops first snow-shoveling robot

LONGMONT -- Left Hand Robotics has developed the first self-driving robot to clear snow from sidewalks, dramatically reducing labor expense for snow management operators while producing better... Read More

Thursday March 1, 2018 0 comments Tags: Longmont, Left Hand Robotics, SnoBot Pro, Terry Olkin

CU researchers create next-gen soft robots

CU researchers create next-gen soft robots

BOULDER -- In the basement of the Engineering Center at the University of Colorado Boulder, a group of researchers is creating the next generation of robots. Instead of the metallic... Read More

Friday January 5, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, soft robotics, Christoph Keplinger, Eric Acome, Nicholas Kellaris, Bobby Braun, Shane Mitchell

LulzBot 3D printers to be produced live at CES 2018

LulzBot 3D printers to be produced live at CES 2018

LAS VEGAS -- The LulzBot booth at CES 2018 will be a show floor 3D printer factory, using award-winning LulzBot 3D Printers to produce more 3D printers. This unprecedented display will give... Read More

Friday January 5, 2018 0 comments Tags: Loveland, Aleph Objects, LulzBot 3D printers

Tractica: AI software market to hit $89.8B in global revenue by 2025

Tractica: AI software market to hit $89.8B in global revenue by 2025

BOULDER -- Worldwide artificial intelligence (AI) software revenue will increase from $3.2 billion in 2016 to $89.8 billion by 2025, according to a new report from Tractica. The report notes... Read More

Friday December 22, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Tractica, artificial intelligence, Aditya Kaul

Navigant: Total market for drones, robotics for electric T&D to exceed $13B globally by 2026

Navigant: Total market for drones, robotics for electric T&D to exceed $13B globally by 2026

BOULDER -- The total market for drones and robotics for all electric transmission and distribution (TD) segments is expected to reach $13.2 billion by 2026, according to a new report from ... Read More

Monday December 11, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Navigant Research, drones, robotics, Michael Hartnack

Robotic small intestine developed at CU Boulder could improve treatment, medical training options

Robotic small intestine developed at CU Boulder could improve treatment, medical training options

BOULDER -- A new robotic small intestine under development at the University of Colorado Boulder has broad reaching implications for the treatment of gastrointestinal ailments and improved... Read More

Monday December 4, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Mark Rentschler

Bleum announces warehouse and logistics robotic system

Bleum announces warehouse and logistics robotic system

ENGLEWOOD -- Bleum Inc. unveiled its integrated warehouse robotics solution at the grand opening of its new showroom inDenver. Since logistics robots are able to deliver cost savings of 70%... Read More

Monday December 4, 2017 0 comments Tags: Englewood, Bleum, Eric Rongley