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(WJBK) – University of Michigan’s newest medical building is being built right now in Brighton with the help of a rare robot. Its name is SAM, short for semi-automated mason. He’s helping Michigan Bricklayers, and giving us a glimpse into...
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SAM is the construction worker who never takes a break. SAM never gets sick. SAM can…. Read more here....
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“The global construction space isn’t known for ushering new tech into their workforce, but a painful labour shortage, calls for increased worker safety and more low-cost housing, and the need to catch up to other tech-savvy sectors is giving upstarts...
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Introduction: Machines have made modern life very convenient and challenging. Many of these new inventions are engineering marvels and are objects of curiosity and wonderment. In this video we present you 10 amazing machines which perform some wonderful job :...
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SAM, short for Semi-Automated Mason, has been hard at work helping us build Shenandoah University’s new 80,000-square-foot James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics & Events Center in Winchester, Va….. Read more here....
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Digitally Designed – Robotically Placed Masonry Read More...
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The construction site hasn’t changed much over the years. Humans in hard hats still scurry across scaffolding, lay rebar, and pour concrete. While automation has transformed the world of manufacturing, construction remains relatively untouched by self-sufficient machines. That is about...
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This segment originally aired July 19, 2017, on VICE News Tonight on HBO. Meet the Semi-Automated Mason, or SAM, a robot that’s really good — and really fast — at building walls. Created by New York-based Construction Robotics, this bricklaying robot promises...
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WINCHESTER — Nearly all the brickwork on the outside of the new James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics & Events Center at Shenandoah University is complete, but it wasn’t laid by a traditional mason. The majority of the brick was laid...
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You seemingly can’t throw a rock in 2017 without hitting some new walk of life where robots are being employed. The latest? A bricklaying robot called SAM100 (Semi-Automated Mason) that is capable of building walls six times faster than a...
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