• Richard K. Miller
Part of the VNR Competitive Manufacturing Series book series (VNRCMS)


Robots are now being developed to enter the construction industry. Researchers at the Robotics Institute of CarnegieMellon University are trying to make the transition to robotics a smooth one through work being done in the Civil Engineering and Construction Robotics Laboratory.


Civil Engineering Industrial Robot Tunnel Construction Welding Robot Home Buyer 


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