Entries by Theis Rasmussen

ReconCell – A reconfigurable robot workcell being developed in R&D partnership

To be effective, research and development (R&D) projects require close collaboration and knowledge exchange between universities and private companies. The consortium consisting of 4 research institutions and 5 companies introduced to the manufacturers the new reconfigurable assembly workcell, ReconCell. The team of researchers and business experts took a challenge of creating a new, fully reconfigurable autonomous robotic workcell for fast setup of automated assembly processes in small- and medium manufacturing enterprises (SMEs).

INHANCER – Collaborative selling of complex robotic solutions

Combining expertise and knowledge from universities and private companies open up new possibilities to develop and integrate new robotic solutions, for the benefit of business and the industries. When the reconfigurable workcell, ReconCell, was introduced to the manufacturing industry, the I4MS consortium behind faced some challenges in the sales process due to the complexity and innovative aspects of the workcell. This extended research and development partnership (R&D) has resulted in a new and collaborative sales solution called Inhancer.

Nilfisk and Blue Ocean Robotics announce strategic partnership to develop portfolio of cleaning robots

Today Nilfisk and Blue Ocean Robotics announce that the two companies enter a strategic partnership to develop intelligent cleaning machines and robots for both the Danish and global markets. The partnership complements Nilfisk’s existing robotics activities – an area that is expected to comprise up to 10 percent of the company’s turnover within 5-7 years.

Blue Ocean Robotics is ready to launch growth plans

Blue Ocean Robotics reports having sold out at the end of the second investment stage on 29th August. Blue Ocean Robotics could announce, earlier in the summer, that the company had closed the first investment stage with “the World’s Best Investor”. This time the investor group has been expanded with a small group of prominent business people and partners close to the company.