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How Exoskeletons Improve Social Distancing on Site and Defeat Construction Labor Shortages

Source: / Kristi Martindale Robotic, powered exoskeletons improve mobility, flexibility, and strength to allow one operator to replace some small teams, and lighten strain to reduce the role that physical strength plays in recruiting and retaining workers In the U.S., employers and employees spend more than $100 billion annually on back issues resulting from […]

Exoskeletons Power Industry 4.0

Source: ASTM International  An Interview with Jim Miller, Vice President of Defense Solutions, Sarcos Robotics Q. You’ve been in an exoskeleton. What was that like? And what did you learn from your company’s exoskeleton debut at the Consumer Electronics Show earlier this year? A. I started with Sarcos at the very beginning of August 2019. […]

Robotic exoskeletons are storming out of sci-fi and onto your squishy human body

Source: Popular Science / March 2, 2020 The Sarcos Guardian XO will help Delta employees handle heavy bags. Forklifts and remote-controlled robots are great for brute force power. They can easily lift 200-pound objects, but that strength typically comes at the cost of dexterity. Utah-based robotics company Sarcos, however, wants to put the humans inside the […]

CES: Wearable robot turns workers into superheroes

Source: Gadget / January 12, 2020 It’s designed for workers who have to lift heavy weights, but the new exoskeleton from Sarcos can give anyone superhuman strength Meet the Sarcos Guardian XO. Or rather, wear it. The XO is a battery-powered, full-body exoskeleton designed to boost human performance and endurance while helping to prevent injury. It […]


Source: Futurism / January 8, 2020 U.S. airline Delta is partnering with Utah-based exoskeleton company Sarcos Robotics to test whether its powered suits can help employees at lifting luggage and other repetitive tasks. “We owe it to the best airline employees on the planet to explore how emerging technology can make their jobs safer and easier,” said Gareth […]

Sarcos robo-suit turning Delta crews into superhuman man-machines

Source: New Atlas / January 8, 2020 Sarcos sprinkled the flavor of the future on last year’s CES show when it revealed the latest evolution of its robotic exoskeleton technology, the Guardian XO. At this year’s CES, the Salt Lake City-based robotics specialist and Delta Airlines announced pilot trials, with Delta employees set to be among the […]

CES 2020: Robotic super suit brings strength to airport apron

Source: ZDNet / January 8, 2020 Sarcos Robotics has teamed up with Delta Air Lines to take the strain out of heavy lifting. In 2018, I wrote that Sarcos, a robotics company headquartered in Utah, was developing a robotic exoskeleton that would fundamentally change how heavy lifting is done on job sites. With an announcement today that Sarcos has partnered […]