Alstom Inspection Robotics (AIR) is a joint venture between ALSTOM (Switzerland) Ltd and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich.
Thanks to the latest robotic and measurement technology, these days many service and maintenance tasks can be carried out by inspection robots. These devices are extremely robust and reliable, operating autonomously and to the highest degree of precision even in adverse environments. Alstom Inspection Robotics provides operators of large-scale technical facilities such as power plants and refineries with tailormade services enabling them to minimize outages and maintenance times, and enhance environmental and workplace safety.
As part of an Editorial short series, AZoRobotics takes a look at how the renewable energy sector is harnessing the power of robotic technologies. Here, we take a look at robots in hydropower stations.
Amid the rapid global expansion of the wind energy sector, the integration of robotics is becoming pivotal for wind farm operators.
Like any renewable energy infrastructure, solar plants must be protected and secured. It is here where robots and autonomous systems can come into play.
Discover Cavitar’s welding cameras that can be used in a variety of situations to offer high-quality visualization of the welding processes.
MTI’s 1510A portable signal generator and calibrator is ideal for testing the integrity of sensor signal conditioning electronics.
Using the advantages of the phased array technology, Olympus has designed a powerful inspection system for seamless pipe inspections well-adapted to the stringent requirements of the oil and gas markets. This phased array system is flexible and can be used to match inspection performances and the product requirements of customers.