Friday, October 31, 2014
During his visit the Business Secretary saw the latest snake-arm robot systems which boast significant performance increases over previous models, including a 10 to 50 fold increase in time between service intervals and up to an 80% decrease in maintenance costs.
Monday, August 11, 2014
OC Robotics has delivered a snake-arm robot called JetSnake to Bouygues Travaux Publics to improve inspection and maintenance of tunnel boring machines.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Rob Buckingham, co-founder director of Bristol based OC Robotics, is to head-up a new centre for Remote Handling within Culham Laboratories. Based near his home in Oxford, Culham Laboratories was also Rob’s workplace for part of his early career.
Monday, April 15, 2013
OC Robotics is pleased to announce the signing of a contract with the United States Air Force Research Laboratory to develop and deliver snake-arm robots to reach inside aircraft wings. Snake-arm robots are long, slender, remotely-controlled manipulators, ideal for working in confined spaces such as inspection and maintenance of existing aircraft structures.
Friday, September 21, 2012
Following a successful appearance by OC Robotics' Rob Buckingham at the International Conference on Oncological Engineering in Leeds, BBC News have published an article explaining the merits of using snake-arm robots for surgical procedures.
Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Update 27/09/2011: the demonstrations have now been completed - see our Sellafield demonstration page for more information.