Since the beginning of the new year, the officers of the Border Guard have been supported by a digital PIAP GRYF robot.
Since December, the latest version of PIAP Gryf explosive ordnance disposal robot has been supporting the Border Guard in Silesia region. infosecurity.pl highlights the advantages of this solution.
2020 brought a distinctive progress in the development of unmanned ground vehicles. Łukasiewicz – PIAP is one of the institutes setting new trends by developing a mobile rapid response Hunter platform.
The Border Guard outpost at the Katowice-Pyrzowice airport has received a new generation explosive ordnance disposal robot by Łukasiewicz-PIAP.
PIAP Space has signed a joint contract with the European Space Agency to develop a prototype of a multi-articulated robotic arm for satellite deorbiting and on-orbit servicing.
A mobile, unmanned Hunter platform developed by Łukasiewicz – PIAP is a perfect solution for rapid response operations. More details are available at Magazyn Militarny MILMAG website.
French and Israeli forces has ordered the TRM robots previously delivered to the Italian Carabinieri and used by counter-terrorism units of the Polish Police.
A new mobile reconnaissance robot (RPP) was presented at the stand of the 2nd Masovian Military Engineer Regiment at this year’s MSPO 2020 trade fair. Łukasiewicz – PIAP has already delivered the first batch of the robots to the military. An RPP demonstration will be presented by Defence24 TV.
The capabilities of a new PIAP PATROL mobile robot, introduced by Łukasiewicz – PIAP were presented at the MagnumX publishing house website.
American scientists from Caltech and NASA JPL invited the Łukasiewicz – PIAP Institute to participate in the DARPA Subterranean Challenge taking place in the USA. The test robot manufactured at the Institute was the first Polish robot to participate in the challenge.
Komputer Świat reports on the modern equipment supplied to the Polish police forces. Among others, our police officers are supported by Łukasiewicz – PIAP robots: PIAP Gryf medium explosive ordnance disposal robot and PIAP Ibis heavy explosive ordnance disposal robot.
The main edition of Wiadomości and Teleexpress Extra showed a robot developed by Łukasiewicz – PIAP Institute. The robot is currently at NASA. A cooperation of Polish and US engineers is aimed at space exploration.
Marcin Kraska, vice-president of Łukasiewicz Research Network for Research and Development discusses research on vehicle autonomy, robots for the military, UN meetings, introducing autonomous robots in factories, farming and other examples in an interview with Money.pl.
There is a lot to fight for. New competitions starting this year as part of the EEG and Norway Grants are a real opportunity for the entrepreneurs – writes Krzysztof Orłowski, editor of “My Company Polska”. The research institutes have already benefited from the grants. Paulina Wojda from ŁUKASIEWICZ – PIAP Institute discusses our experience in obtaining grants and leading similar projects.
An extra pair of eyes and ears – a new TRM mine and explosive ordnance disposal robot designed by ŁUKASIEWICZ – PIAP Institute – for the border guards working at the Lublin Airport border crossing – informs Dziennik Wschodni.
Our space expert Mateusz Wolski, ŁUKASIEWICZ – PIAP Institute, talks to Michał Lizut in TOK FM radio about astronauts, space exploration and the future of space travels.
NASA believes that the Moon will soon be taken over by companies making money on extracting mineral resources. Building the moon bases will be a difficult task that will require robots – and Polish scientist know how to do just that. NASA is currently testing PIAP robots. These were designed for NATO, and thus are very durable, says Artur B. Chmielewski, NASA Space Mission Managed during the 10th Night at the Institute of Aviation. More on NASA space plans and possibilities for cooperation with Polish companies and scientists can be found on the PIAP website – Science in Poland.
During this year’s International Defence Industry Exhibition, ŁUKASIEWICZ Research Network – Industrial Research Institute for Automation and Measurements PIAP with CRW Telesystem-Mesko presented an Autonomous Combat Air Defence System – ASBOP – PERKUN mounted on a remotely-controlled IBIS mobile robot fitted with the Polish Grom/Piorun missiles, reports Polish Radio 24. Read the entire article on new technologies presented at MSPO 2019.
At the invitation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, ŁUKASIEWICZ – PIAP Institute PIAP presented the new robotic solutions and technologies for reconnaissance and neutralization of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and unexploded ordnances (UXOs). More information at Defence24.pl.
The Industrial Development Agency (ARP) signed a contract to take up a 44% share in PIAP Space, a branch of ŁUKASIEWICZ – PIAP Institute. The contract is worth over PLN 3 million. The funds will accelerate the completion of the order for a gripper designed to remove decommissioned satellites from the orbit – Wyborcza.biz reported.