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Construction robot lifts and welds

A Japanese humanoid robot can lift plasterboard sheets and affix them to a frame using a screwdriver. As Fred Katayama reports, the developer hopes it'll someday help alleviate a labor shortage......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

Meet The "Heavy Labor" Humanoid Robot Set To Revolutionize Construction

Japanese researchers at the Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) research center have developed a prototype humanoid robot, the HRP-5P, designed to autonomously perform heavy labor in hazardous environments.  Standi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 17th, 2018

Houston officials halt construction of "robot brothel"

Houston city officials have ordered a halt, at least temporarily, to a Canadian company's plan to open a so-called "robot brothel" in the city......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 30th, 2018

Atlanta Fed lifts U.S. third-quarter GDP view to 4.7 percent

The U.S. economy is growing at a 4.7 percent annualized rate in the third quarter, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDPNow forecast model showed on Tuesday, following the latest data on construction spending and factory activity......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 4th, 2018

Bricklaying robot speeds up construction time of University of Nevada Arts Building

The University of Nevada’s new Arts Building will require about 100,000 bricks to be installed in the three-story building. But for the first time in Nevada, about 60% of those bricks will be laid by SAM, a bricklaying robot......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkAug 28th, 2018

The Atlanta Fed Lifts Q-3 GDP Growth View to 5%

The Atlanta Fed Lifts Q-3 GDP Growth View to 5% The US economy is growing at a 5.0% annualized rate in Q-3 following the latest data on construction spending and manufacturing activity, the Atl.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 2nd, 2018

How 50-foot panels are raised to build West Valley distribution center

A 1.1 million-square-foot industrial building is taking shape in the West Valley near 83rd Avenue and Interstate 10. Graycor Construction has completed two "panel lifts" at the Ten Distribution Center for the first phase of the develop, which wi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 2018

Meet Hadrian, The Brick Laying Robot That Will Make Construction Workers Obsolete

Across the US, cities are independently passing measures to implement a $15 .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 4th, 2018

Robot dogs that terrified people by opening doors may soon come to a building near you

A dog-like robot could become more common in construction and security settings, its makers say......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 12th, 2018

Robot dogs that freaked people by opening doors out may soon come to a building near you

A dog-like robot could become more common in construction and security settings, its makers say......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 12th, 2018

How Many People Want To Have Sex With A Robot? The Numbers Are In...

Social psychologist and promi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge10 hr. 51 min. ago

Sutter Health"s new hospital on Van Ness features new anti-earthquake technology

The $2 billion hospital finished construction ahead of schedule and promises to be especially resistant to earthquakes......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals13 hr. 35 min. ago

Construction Partners, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2018 Results

Construction Partners, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2018 Results.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzinga17 hr. 5 min. ago

Campus Oaks retail center construction to start in spring

Work will start in the spring on a retail center at the northern end of the Campus Oaks development in Roseville......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 6 min. ago

Matrix Service awarded construction of alkylation unit at Chevron"s SLC refinery

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall18 hr. 35 min. ago

Construction Partners sees FY19 revenue $760M-$810M, consensus $765.4M

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall18 hr. 35 min. ago

Construction Partners reports Q4 EPS 29c, consensus 29c

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall18 hr. 35 min. ago

North American Construction announces five-year term contract in oil sands

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall18 hr. 35 min. ago

MBH Corporation M8H Buys UK Construction Firm

MBH Corporation plc has today completed its first acquisition after the up-list to the Prime Market of the Dusseldorf Stock Exchange and a dual listing onto the Frankfurt Stock Exchange......»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnews19 hr. 20 min. ago

Work starts on Botanica building that will house Joyland carousel

A construction company has pulled a building permit for relocation of the old Joyland carousel......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals20 hr. 6 min. ago

Construction Partners likely to give strong FY19 guidance, says Imperial

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall20 hr. 20 min. ago