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nLink Mobile Drilling Robot Wins RoboBusiness Pitchfire Startup Contest
nLink's Mobile Drilling Robot is a disruptive technology that will relieve construction workers from overhead work involved with measuring and drilling in concrete ceilings. Read more.
Landesgartenschau Exhibition Hall in Germany used a seven-axis system from Kuka Robotics during the fabrication process. View How Robotics Can Change Building Design


Construction & Building News
Apellix Readies Drones for Coatings Industry
Worker Bee system could extend human reach and ensure safety, compliance for structures like utility towers and ship hulls.

Five Robotics Predictions for 2016
Our robotics future is here, but which areas will benefit most from new technology?

The Top 10 Robotics News Stories of 2015
See what RBR readers found most intriguing or exciting in the past year.

Chinese Firms Invest $20M in Israeli Robotics R&D
Israeli research to support Chinese industrial automation, service robotics.

Robot Pipe Pigs: Help Defuse Infrastructure Time Bombs
New industry of pipe inspection and repair bots helps avert tragedy in old pipelines while saving millions of dollars

University Aims to Make Leeds a Self-Repairing City
Robots and drones to minimize traffic problems by perching on lamps and crawling through pipes.

Skanska UK Aims to Build Next-Gen Construction Robots
FRAMBE project gets government funding for research into 'flying factories' with robotic builders.

Singapore Builds on Robotics Innovation
Asia's financial center plans for a bright future in robotics.

Industrial Automation Acquisitions Show Bullish Market
U.S. sales this year enjoy uptick as global market for manufacturing robotics is expected to double.

Powering Up Construction Workers with ExoSuits
Kubota, Panasonic & Cyberdyne selling add-on muscle for the building trades

Robotic Bricklayers Gear Up for Construction Demand
Australia's Hadrian and America's SAM swing into action to reduce construction time.

3-D Printed Metal Bridge to Span Dutch Canal
Self-supporting robots in Amsterdam could be a harbinger of automated infrastructure improvements.

Is Robotic Welding ‘Inevitable’?
Industrial welding can benefit from robotics improvements, but should welders fear for their jobs?

Things Look Up for nLink’s Mobile Building Robot
Norwegian drilling robots set out to reduce worker strain, save contractors time.

Omron and Cyberdyne Join Forces in Factory Automation
Omron and Cyberdyne want to take the “heavy” out of heavy lifting in factories, warehouses and construction sites



Special Focus: Robots and the Law
Robots and the Law

Expert insight on the ethical and legal issues affecting robot regulations globally.


Starship Goes the Last Mile for Deliveries

Get Ahead of Commercial Drone Rules

RoboLaw Expert Tries to Educate European Legislators
More in Robots and the Law

Special Focus: 3D Printing
3D Printing

The new reality of customizable, one-off production:
Additive Manufacturing (AM). Where it’s going, why and what’s
driving its emergence.


3D Printing Begins to Come of Age…Finally!

Exoskeleton Research Steps Up to Challenges

Robotics Takeways From CES 2016
More in 3D Printing



Robotics Takeways From CES 2016

Chinese Firms Invest $20M in Israeli Robotics R&D

RoboBusiness Europe Is Reborn in Denmark

In Their Own Words: 10 Women Talk About the Future of Robotics

Is Robotic Welding ‘Inevitable’?