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Robotic Research Demonstrates Reverse-Capable Platooning for US Army’s Largest Ground Autonomy Program

CLARKSBURG, Md., Oct., 7, 2020 – Robotic Research LLC, one of the world’s leading autonomous technology providers, announced today it has added Retrotraverse to its AutoDrive-M autonomy kit. This autonomy...Read More

Robotic Research Awarded Innovation Grant to Improve Rider Accessibility for Bus Rapid Transit

Project With Kansas City Area Transportation Authority Funded by Federal Transit Administration AIM Grant CLARKSBURG, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Robotic Research LLC, one of the world’s leading autonomous technology providers, announced today it has...Read More

Jacksonville Transportation Authority Receives Custom Autonomous Solution From Beep, Local Motors and Robotic Research

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept., 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) welcomed its newest autonomous vehicle into the JTA Test & Learn program with the Olli 2.0 from Beep, Local...Read More

Robotic Research to Help CTDOT Make U.S. Transportation History on CTfastrak by Automating First Heavy-duty Transit Buses for Revenue Service Deployment

Robotic Research to Help CTDOT Make U.S. Transportation History on CTfastrak by Automating First Heavy-duty Transit Buses for Revenue Service Deployment CLARKSBURG, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Robotic Research LLC, one of the world’s...Read More

Robotic Research to start testing fully autonomous unmanned shuttles

CLARKSBURG, Md., Feb. 25, 2020 – Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies, announced today it will begin testing fully autonomous low-speed shuttles that are totally...Read More

Robotic Research Helps Olli Shuttle Bring Autonomous Vehicle Programs to Campuses in Italy and Saudi Arabia

CLARKSBURG, Md., Feb. 19, 2020 — Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to government and commercial customers, announced today its team has recently supported the...Read More

CES2020: Debut of First Football-size Transformable Drone

Robotic Research to unveil Pegasus Mini™, expanding new family of autonomous robots that operate both in the air and on the ground CLARKSBURG, Md., Jan. 6, 2020 — Robotic Research...Read More

Robotic Research Receives $16.5M Order for Production and Delivery of WarLoc GPS-denied Localization Units

CLARKSBURG, Md., Dec. 19, 2019 – Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to government and commercial customers, today announced receipt of a $16.5 million order...Read More

Robotic Research Granted Permission From Maryland DOT to Operate Autonomous Shuttle in Montgomery County, Expanding Autonomous Vehicle Research Onto Public Roads

CLARKSBURG, Md., Nov. 19, 2019 — Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to commercial and federal customers, announced today it has received permission from the...Read More

Robotic Research Continues to Provide Autonomy Kits to Support Military MUTTs in the Future

CLARKSBURG, Md., Nov. 12, 2019 — Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to government and commercial customers, will continue to provide autonomy kits to support the multi-utility tactical...Read More

Robotic Research AutoDrive® supports launch of Olli autonomous shuttle operations in Georgia with Curiosity Labs

CLARKSBURG, Md., Oct. 22, 2019 — Robotic Research, LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to government and commercial customers, helped celebrate the launch of a new autonomous shuttle program...Read More

Robotic Research Continues Support of Local Motors as it Prepares for Launch of Olli 2.0

CLARKSBURG, Md. Sept. 30, 2019 — Robotic Research, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to commercial and federal customers, is actively supporting its customer Local Motors as it prepares for the launch...Read More

AUVSI Unmanned Systems: Robotic Research Unveils First Multidomain, Transformable, Autonomous Vehicle for Air and Ground

CLARKSBURG, Md., Aug. 20, 2019 — Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to federal and commercial customers, today at the AUVSI Unmanned Systems —Defense, Protection, Security conference unveiled Pegasus™,...Read More

New Flyer announces Robotic Research partnership to revolutionize public transit using autonomous bus technology

St. Cloud, Minnesota, USA – May 15, 2019: (TSX: NFI) New Flyer of America Inc. (“New Flyer”), a subsidiary of NFI Group Inc. (“NFI”), the largest bus manufacturer in North America,...Read More

AUVSI Xponential: Robotic Research Paves the Way for Transportation Autonomy With Commercial and Defense Solutions

CLARKSBURG, Md. April 29, 2019 — Robotic Research, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to federal and commercial customers, announced today it is showcasing its top autonomous and driver-assisted transportation...Read More

Robotic Research President to discuss future of autonomous vehicle innovations at NDIA Robotics Capabilities Conference & Exhibition

Clarksburg, Md., April 24, 2019 — Robotic Research, a leading provider of autonomy software and robotic technology and solutions to federal and commercial customers, announced today its president and lead engineer, Alberto...Read More

Robotic Research Applauds U.S Army Effort to Honor Fallen Soldiers

Clarksburg, MD, April 10, 2019 — Robotic Research LLC today applauded a noteworthy U.S. Army effort to honor several of America’s fallen soldiers.  Specifically, key officials within the Army Futures Command...Read More

U.S. Army Awards Robotic Research Major DOTC OTA Multi-Year Contract; Valued at up to $9 Million

Valued at up to $9 Million, Contract Expands Work on Autonomous Unmanned Systems Teaming & Collaboration for Counter-WMD and Other Missions (Clarksburg, MD) — The U.S. Army’s Armament Research, Development...Read More

U.S. Army Awards Robotic Research Major Multi-Year Contract; Valued at up to $50 Million

Valued at up to $50 Million, Contract Expands Work on Autonomous Unmanned Systems Teaming & Collaboration (AUSTC) for the Counter-WMD Mission (Clarksburg, MD) — The U.S. Army’s Armament Research, Development...Read More

U.S. Army Awards Robotic Research Major Contract for Autonomy Kits

U.S. Army Awards Robotic Research Major Contract for Autonomy Kits for Ground Resupply Convoy Vehicles Valued at $49.7 Million over Three Years, Contract Solidifies Company’s Industry-Leading Position as Supplier of...Read More

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Army Technology: Robotic Research adds Retrotraverse to AutoDrive-M autonomy kit

Robotic Research has enhanced its AutoDrive-M autonomy platform with Retrotraverse technology, which enables autonomous reversing of vehicles with trailers. The technology was recently demonstrated with three US Army’s Palettized Load...Read More

Defence Blog: Robotic Research demonstrates new unique capabilities of its autonomous vehicles

On Wednesday, Robotic Research LLC announced that it has added Retrotraverse to its AutoDrive-M autonomy kit. This autonomy kit is equipped on the U.S. Army’s Palettized Load System logistics trucks....Read More

Pegasus Family of Autonomous Robotic Systems

Pegasus family of transformable unmanned aerial systems (UAS)/unmanned ground vehicles (UGV) is being offered by Robotic Research. The tactically deployable, autonomous robotic system can operate as a vertical take-off and...Read More

Next Generation Combat Vehicle Cross-Functional Team converges efforts during Project Convergence 20

YUMA PROVING GROUND, Ariz. – United States Army Futures Command is converging next generation capabilities as a campaign of learning during Project Convergence 20 at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz. Aug. 11...Read More

Marines Explore Robots & 5G Networks For Future Wars

WASHINGTON: The Marines have a bold vision for fast-paced future operations – but the current supply system can’t keep up. That’s why Marines at Miramar, Calif. are working with Gaithersburg, Md.-based Robotic Research, which also works...Read More

Robotic Research to begin testing fully autonomous shuttles without onboard attendants

Starting in the second quarter of 2020, Robotic Research LLC will begin testing fully autonomous low-speed shuttles that are totally unmanned. Instead of having the attendants onboard, they will be...Read More

Robotic Research to start testing fully autonomous unmanned shuttles

Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies, will begin testing fully autonomous low-speed shuttles that are totally unmanned in the second quarter of this year. Current...Read More

Robotic Research helps Olli shuttle bring autonomous vehicle programs to two campuses

Robotic Research LLC, a provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to government and commercial customers, announced its team has recently supported the launch of two new international deployments of Olli,...Read More

Olli shuttles students around campus

Olli the autonomous shuttle has been deployed to two university campuses to transport students. The autonomous shuttle manufactured by Local Motors has been driving around the International Training Centre of...Read More

Robotic Research helps Olli Shuttle bring autonomous vehicle programs to campuses in Italy and Saudi Arabia

Robotic Research LLC, a provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to government and commercial customers, announced that its team has recently supported the launch of two new international deployments of...Read More

Robotic Research supports launch of international deployments of Local Motors’ Olli autonomous shuttle

Robotic Research, LLC has announced that its team recently supported the launch of two new international deployments of Local Motors’ Olli autonomous shuttle. Both deployments support campus-based pilot programs, including...Read More

Robotic Research Helps Olli Shuttle Bring Autonomous Vehicle Programs to Campuses in Italy and Saudi Arabia

Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to government and commercial customers, announced today its team has recently supported the launch of two new international deployments...Read More

Robotic Research supports 2 autonomous shuttle deployments

A Maryland firm that makes autonomy and robotic technology was involved with overseas deployments of self-driving shuttles.   Read the full article on The Daily Record

Robotic Research unveils Pegasus Mini hybrid UAS/UGV

Robotic Research, a Maryland-based developer of autonomy and robotic technologies catering to commercial and government customers, has taken the opportunity at the CES 2020 exhibition being held in Las Vegas...Read More

Robotic Research To Unveil Pegasus Mini At CES 2020

Robotic Research LLC, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to commercial and federal customers, will be debuting a new football-size transformable drone, the Pegasus Mini, at CES 2020....Read More

Robotic Research to Showcase Small Two-Mode Drone at CES 2020

Robotic Research will exhibit a small, transformable drone at the Consumer Technology Association’s upcoming CES 2020 event. The Pegasus Mini is a downsized version of the Pegasus, a multimodal drone...Read More

U.S. Soldiers will receive boot-mounted electronic personal tracker devices

The U.S. Department of Defense and Robotic Research LLC, announced an agreement worth about $16.5 million for personal tracker device attached to a soldier’s boot. Through this deal the company...Read More

Bootstrapping Location for Army Patrols

Forward-deployed U.S. military personnel will soon benefit from warfighter localization sensor units that provide tracking information in GPS-denied environments in a bootstrap mode. The Army Product Manager Sets, Kits Outfits...Read More

US Army spending $16.5 million for boot-mounted GPS devices to track soldiers

Last week the U.S. Army awarded a $16.5 million contract to the Maryland-based Robotic Research for boot-mounted trackers to help soldiers on foot to keep track of each other in terrain...Read More

US Army Awards $16.5 Million Contract for Boot-Mounted GPS Trackers

Robotic Research LLC, a Maryland-based company providing autonomous and robotic technologies to government agencies, recently confirmed that it was awarded a hefty $16.5 million contract by the US Army to...Read More

Robotic Research wins US Army contract for boot-mounted trackers for soldiers

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army has awarded a $16.5 million contract to Robotic Research LLC for footwear-mounted trackers for dismounted soldiers to keep track of each others’ whereabouts in GPS-denied...Read More

US Army wants to use a soldier’s FOOTSTEPS to power electronics and let commanders track them while they are on the battlefield

US Army is developing insoles with sensors to power electronic devices  The heel pushes down on the insole and hits a miniature rotational mechanism  This then turns a small generator...Read More

Robotic Research providing footwear sensors to US Army

The US Army is moving out with plans to outfit soldiers' footwear with sensors designed to monitor their location, even in GPS-denied environments. Robotic Research announced on 19 December that...Read More

How the Army wants to use your boots to generate juice (and keep tabs on you)

Two new footwear advances could help soldiers use their own footsteps to charge devices in the field and enable commanders to track their location. The Army recently awarded a $16.5...Read More

Robotic Research received a $16.5M order to supply tracking tech to the US Army

  Based in Clarksburg, Maryland, Robotic Research provides robotic technology for commercial and government autonomous operations. Through this deal the company is offering its tech, called WarLoc, to help better...Read More

Robotic Research Granted Permission to Operate Olli Autonomous Shuttle in Maryland

The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) Motor Vehicle Administration recently granted autonomy and robotic technologies provider Robotic Research LLC permission to operate Local Motors’ Olli autonomous shuttle between its two...Read More

Robotic Research receives permission to operate autonomous electric shuttle on public roads in Maryland

Robotic Research, a provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to commercial and federal customers, announced it has received permission from the Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration to operate...Read More

Self-Driving Shuttle Coming to Montgomery County

A self-driving shuttle has received approval from the Maryland Department of Transportation to operate in Montgomery County. Olli is an autonomous electric shuttle that is driven by Robotic Research’s AutoDrive®...Read More

Montgomery County now has its first self-driving shuttle

CLARKSBURG, Md. (WDVM) — If you’re in Montgomery County, you might see an autonomous shuttle driving around. This makes the first time Maryland’s Department of Transportation approved a self-driving vehicle...Read More

Robotic Research founder says autonomy vendors now have more flexibility

CLARKSBURG, MD -- While the military previously wanted to purchase integrated autonomous vehicles from a single vendor, it's now more willing to work with separate vehicle builders and autonomy vendors,...Read More

Robotic Research to operate autonomous shuttle in Montgomery County

Robotic Research, a provider of robotic technologies to commercial and federal customers, has received permission from the Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration to operate Olli, an autonomous electric...Read More

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Robotic Research has been granted a permit to operate an Olli shuttle

The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) has granted Robotic Research permission to operate Local Motors’ autonomous shuttle Olli in Maryland’s Montgomery County. Based in Clarksburg, Maryland, Robotic Research provides robotic technology...Read More

Robotic Research granted permission from Maryland DOT to operate autonomous shuttle on public roads

Robotic Research, a provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to commercial and federal customers, announced that it has received permission from the Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration to operate Olli, an...Read More

Identifying a market for a transformable air-ground robot

  Robotic Research's Pegasus may be fielded to select US Special Forces, but the company is facing challenges breaking into a US military market that can't quite figure out how...Read More

Montgomery County Welcomes Self-Driving Shuttle

An autonomous vehicle is now on the roads of Montgomery County. The Olli, an eight-passenger electric shuttle, will traverse a half-mile stretch on Gateway Center Drive between two offices run...Read More

Robotic Research to run self-driving shuttle in Clarksburg

  A Maryland firm that makes autonomy and robotic technology will be operating an autonomous electric shuttle on a public road between its two office locations in Clarksburg.   Read...Read More

Self-driving shuttle debuts in Montgomery Co.

  A self-driving electric shuttle is now on the roads of Montgomery County — the first time Maryland’s Department of Transportation has granted permission for an autonomous vehicle to operate...Read More

Army to Field Robotic Truck Convoys By 2019

After a decade and a half of development, the Army has decided to forgo normal acquisition procedures and field leader-follower robotic truck convoys by 2019, a service official said Aug....Read More

Transformable Multi-Domain Autonomous Unmanned System Unveiled

Robotic Research LLC, a developer of autonomy and robotic technologies, has announced the unveiling of Pegasus, a transformable autonomous UAS/UGV (unmanned aerial system/unmanned ground vehicle) hybrid. The new system was...Read More

Robotic Research unveils Pegasus

Robotic Research, which focuses on autonomy for both the military and the commercial market, earlier this month showed off its Pegasus, the company's transformable unmanned autonomous vehicle. The technology was...Read More

Robotic Research Unveils Innovative Unmanned Vehicle

Company Says It Is The First Multidomain, Transformable, Autonomous Vehicle For Air And Ground What is being called the first-of-its-kind transformable unmanned autonomous vehicle (hybrid UAS/UGV) was unveiled by Robotic...Read More

First-of-its-Kind Unmanned Platform Unveiled

This post is also available in: עברית (Hebrew) Versatility can add important value to multi-mission unmanned systems. A first-of-its-kind hybrid UAS/UGV unveiled recently was defined as the first transformable robotic...Read More

Pegasus Multi-Domain Can Fly and Operate On the Ground

Robotic Research LLC introduced anew multi-domain vehicle Tuesday that is capable of doing mapping or searching out chemical weapons from either the air or the ground. The Pegasus uses four...Read More

CBS Chicago Features Robotic Research’s Paralift Wheelchair Lift

CBS Chicago recently featured our Paralift wheelchair lift in their story around technology. Controlled through an app, this lift will allow the user to have more control and power over...Read More

Army autonomous vehicles dedicated to 88M fallen Soldiers

FORT BLISS, New Mexico–Motor transport operators, more commonly known in the Army as “88 Mikes,” drive the Army’s tactical wheeled vehicles that transport cargo on the battlefield. They are the...Read More

Local Motors Awards Autonomous Olli Shuttle To Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall

PHOENIX (April 4, 2019) – Local Motors by LM Industries Group Inc., known for 3D-printed mobility solutions, will soon bring its autonomous shuttle known as Olli to Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall. The joint...Read More

Modern Installation Mobility/Autonomous Vehicle Proving Ground

LtCol Brandon H. Newell led the development of an Autonomous Vehicle Proving Grounds aboard Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar in San Diego to expedite commercial Autonomous Vehicle (AV) innovation....Read More

America’s Top Quad Flyer is Technician at Robotic Research

Shenzhen, China       Jessika Farrar is a UAV Technician at Robotic Research. She has been building and flying model RC aircraft since she was 6 years old.  Over...Read More

Forget The Terminator: Robotics For Logistics 1st, Combat 2nd

Despite heated talk of killer robots and powered armor, the unsexy truth is that artificial intelligence, robotics, and exoskeletons will be hauling ammo and helping mechanics long before they’re ready...Read More

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