The Japanese National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) released a short video of their new robot installing drywall. It’s still slower than an expert human, but it’s difficult not to be impressed by how precisely and carefully their robot slides the drywall off a stack, picks it up, carries it over to the wall, and then holds a Hitachi cordless driver to install it in place. In another 5 or 10 years of improvements, what will they be installing next?
VR apps such as the “Fall Protection Experience” can supplement (or even shorten) the classroom side of a fall protection program, and prepare trainees for the real-life training.
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In an industry where the labour is imagined as highly physical, there’s still plenty of paperwork, and a lot of that needs to be filled out on the go. Eventually, documents need to be digitized for a variety of purposes, such as sharing or backup.
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