Press Releases

Sarcos Robotics Named to TIME’s List of 100 Best Inventions of 2020 for its Guardian XO Full-Body, Powered Industrial Exoskeleton

World’s first full-body, battery-powered wearable robot selected as a winner in the Productivity category SALT LAKE CITY – November 20, 2020 – Sarcos Robotics, a global leader in the production of robots that augment humans to enhance productivity and safety, today announced that its Guardian® XO® industrial exoskeleton—the world’s first full-body, battery-powered wearable industrial robot […]

Sarcos Defense Awarded Contract by U.S. Navy to Develop Guardian DX Highly Dexterous Teleoperated Robotic System Leveraging Guardian XO Exoskeleton Technology

Sarcos Guardian DX remote-controlled robotic system can be added to a variety of industrial mobility platforms already in use at U.S. shipyards, military bases, and depots SALT LAKE CITY — October 13, 2020 — Sarcos Defense, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sarcos Robotics, today announced that the company has been awarded a contract by the Office […]

Sarcos Defense Awarded Contract by U.S. Air Force to Develop “Smart” Dexterous Robotic Systems with Advanced Artificial Intelligence

SALT LAKE CITY — October 6, 2020 — Sarcos Defense, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sarcos Robotics, today announced that the company has been awarded a contract by the Air Force Technology Acceleratory Program (AFWERX) to develop an artificial intelligence (AI) platform, on behalf of Sarcos’ customer, the Center for Rapid Innovation (CRI) at Air Force […]

Sarcos Robotics Named a Finalist for Guardian XO Full-Body Industrial Exoskeleton in Fast Company’s 2020 Innovation by Design Awards

Guardian XO full-body, battery-powered wearable robot selected as Finalist in Products category and for Honorable Mention in General Excellence category SALT LAKE CITY – September 30, 2020 – Today, Sarcos Robotics, a global leader in the production of robots that augment humans to enhance productivity and safety, announced that its Guardian® XO® industrial exoskeleton—the world’s […]

Retired Lt. General Anthony Ierardi Joins Sarcos Robotics Strategic Advisory Board

SALT LAKE CITY – September 9, 2020 – Sarcos Robotics, a global leader in the production of robots that augment humans to enhance productivity and safety, including full-body, powered exoskeletons for industrial and military applications, and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sarcos Defense, today announced the appointment of Lieutenant General Anthony “Tony” Ierardi (Ret.) to the Sarcos […]

Sarcos Robotics Raises $40 Million in Series C Funding

Wearable and teleoperated industrial robotics company appoints Brian Finn and Cecilia Prieto to Board of Directors SALT LAKE CITY – September 1, 2020 – Today, Sarcos Robotics, a global leader in the production of robots that augment humans to enhance productivity and safety, announced that it has raised $40 million in an oversubscribed Series C […]

Sarcos Defense Awarded Contract for Guardian XO Exoskeleton Alpha Version by U.S. Marine Corps

SALT LAKE CITY – JULY 28, 2020 – Sarcos Defense, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sarcos Robotics, today announced that the company has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Marine Corps Logistics Innovation Office program for the delivery of an Alpha version of the Guardian® XO® full-body, powered industrial exoskeleton robot. Delivery of the Guardian […]

Sarcos Defense Announces Availability of World’s First Compact and Portable Rapid-Deployment Battery-Powered Pneumatic Heavy-Lift System for Recovery, Rescue, and Field Service Missions

Designed in collaboration with the Air Force Research Laboratory, the self-contained, easy-to-deploy system eliminates reliance on air canisters and unstable inflatable bags, enabling one person to quickly and safely lift vehicles, machinery, fuel tanks and other heavy equipment SALT LAKE CITY, UT. — June 9, 2020 — Today, Sarcos Defense, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sarcos […]

Sarcos Robotics Bolsters Leadership Team with Defense and Commercial Industry Veterans

Artificial Intelligence Leader Dr. Denis Garagić Joins as Chief Scientist; Jim Ryder Appointed as Chief Revenue Officer and Tom Jackson Promoted to General Manager of Sarcos Defense SALT LAKE CITY and BELLEVUE, Wash.— June 1, 2020 —Sarcos Robotics, a global leader in the production of robots that augment humans to enhance productivity and safety, today […]

Sarcos Robotics Partners with Delta Air Lines to Bring First Public Demonstration of Guardian XO Full-Body, Force-Multiplying Industrial Exoskeleton Robot to CES 2020

Delta is first airline to explore first-of-its-kind wearable robotic exoskeleton to bolster employee strength and safety LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2020 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) is partnering with Sarcos Robotics to explore new employee technology fit for a superhero – a mobile and dexterous exoskeleton designed to boost employees’ physical capabilities and bolster […]