Army Awards Energid Contract Support Humanoid Robot Development

Cambridge, Massachusetts (August 15, 2006)–Energid Technologies has been awarded an Army contract to develop control and simulation software for a humanoid robot being developed for TATRC. The robot’s mission is to extract injured soldiers from the battlefield and move them to safe grounds. The robot has a mobile base, and a humanoid hydraulically actuated torso capable of lifting a 300 pound soldier.