Hapag-Lloyd Testing Ship-Painting Robots

July 10, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

With the help of robots that replace traditional application by hand, Hapag-Lloyd said it is possible to improve the quality of ship painting and shorten the docking time. At shipyards in Hamburg, Marseilles and most recently Singapore, the company has […]


Ford Self-Driving Vans Will Use Legged Robots to Make Deliveries

May 22, 2019

Via: IEEE Spectrum

Ford is adding legs to its robocars—sort of. The automaker is announcing today that its fleet of autonomous delivery vans will carry more than just packages: Riding along with the boxes in the back there will be a two-legged robot. […]


Are We There Yet? A Reality Check on Self-Driving Cars

April 22, 2019

Via: Wired

READ THE BREATHLESS articles and bold tweets and you could be forgiven for thinking that the fully autonomous vehicle is around the corner, with a collision- and congestion-free future riding shotgun. Prepare for disappointment. A decade of massive investment in […]