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2014-08-28 12:21:52

Computer Simulation will Support Autonomous-Vehicle Algorithm Development CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Energid Technologies Corporation has been funded by the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) to develop a digital simulation for safety testing of autonomous military convoys. The Tank Automotive Research, Development, and Engineering Center (TARDEC) manages the project. Autonomous vehicles excite the imagination with their potential for increased efficiency...

2014-04-24 08:26:03

Advanced Software Enables Robotic Drilling Platforms CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Energid Technologies announced today a new phase of development with Norway's Robotic Drilling Systems AS (RDS), which secured significant follow-on investment from oil industry partners last week. Energid will continue to tailor its premier robotics software, Actin, to meet the needs of oil and gas drillers worldwide, with beta deployments anticipated next year. RDS has embraced...

2011-07-15 08:20:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Energid Technologies Corporation has developed a next-generation robot prototype for heat exchanger inspection in nuclear power plants. The robot was created for use in an inspection system by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), Ltd. To support continual innovation of its technologies, MHI came to Energid, a leader in the creation of advanced robotic systems, for robotic vehicle design, prototype development, and software integration....

2011-06-07 08:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Energid Technologies Corporation has been funded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop a proxy digital simulation for lunar and planetary rovers. The Intelligent Robotics Group (IRG) at NASA's Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California, manages the project. The IRG at Ames conducts field tests to prepare for lunar and planetary robotic missions, with a field test typically involving 10-20 scientists and...

2010-12-10 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Energid Technologies Corporation has partnered with the Industrial Technologies Research Institute (ITRI) to provide grasping and manipulation for ITRI's Roppie, a humanoid robot with powerful actuation and versatile human-like motion. With more than 20 degrees of freedom, Roppie is a premier platform for developing powerful behaviors and grasping control. Roppie's fingers expose advanced touch sensors, allowing it to perform delicate...


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