Mobile robot for inspecting, maintaining and repairing cables
Sungkyunkwan University Foundation for Collaborate Business Team, Kyunggido, Korea
A remote-control based robot system for inspecting, maintaining and repairing cables, that is capable of stably driving regardless of shapes of cables, as well as pulling and mounting additional equipment is provided in order to construct an inspection, maintenance and repair system in a safe and reasonable manner.
Primary Application Area: Instrumentation & Manufacturing
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 6
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: Considering the increased demand for the inspection and maintenance on bridge cables, cranes, streetlights, and traffic lights, commercialization of the subject application will lead creation of significant profits. From this perspective, the subject technology may be a prospective business item for a civil engineering-based company or public institution.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 810
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: There was a support of the government of Republic of Korea
Primary Sources of Funding: Other
Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners