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$ 17bn to be replaced by 95,000 service robots

In the past, U.S. companies could not compete with the cheap labor found offshore but things are changing rapidly. Many industry insiders not only agree that technology, including 3D printing will bring back manufacturing to our shores but also the steadily decline in economic growth that once prosperous, off shore countries are beginning to experience. This past year,…

Building Eraser: Robot scans structure, then surgically deconstructs it piece by piece, saving steel rebar, stone aggregate and graywater for reuse in new buildings.

Demolishing a building is a big, messy pain in the neck. Dynamite is loud and dangerous. Wrecking balls are heavy and dangerous. Why not just get a robot to do the work? That’s exactly what Omer Haciomeroglu was thinking when he designed the ERO Concrete Recycling robot, one of the winners of IDSA‘s International Design Excellence awards. This…

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