RESCUER: Mobile robot

RESCUER is a mobile platform extremely solid and very appropriate for outdoor/indoor, hazardous or difficult to access environments, whose principal characteristics are:

  • Dimensions: 1100 x 780 x 600 mm
  • Load weight: 200 kg
  • Speed: 1.0 m/s
  • Software architecture based on player/stage
  • Software open-source

The mobile robot RESCUER is useful for all types of applications; from civil applications to applications of scientific investigation and safety, even civil protection agencies and Universities use the Rescuer.

Scientific applications:

  • Indoor/Outdoor navigation
  • Localization
  • Control software architectures
  • Swarming
  • International competition RoboCupRescue, Rescue Robot Contest, etc.

Safety applications:

  • Improvised explosive device disposal and search
  • Radiation remote measuring
  • Multi-gas remote detection
  • Electronic components remote detection
  • Gas analyser

Civil protection applications:

  • Substance sample for later analysis
  • Tools, protection devices, water, air, … transport between secure and non-secure zones
  • Protection and measure equipment supply on hazardous and difficult to access areas
  • Supply of substances for disinfection and neutralization of gasses