System is for removal of parts of a plant and employs an autonomous robot comprising a vehicle movable over a rail with aid of wheels

E.J. van Henten (Inventor), B.A.J. van Tuijl (Inventor), J. Hemming (Inventor), J.G. Kornet (Inventor), J. Bontsema (Inventor)

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    Abstract

    The system is for removal of parts of a plant and employs an autonomous robot (1) comprising a vehicle (2) movable over a rail (3) with the aid of wheels (4). It has a manipulator (5) fitted on the vehicle and movable by movement devices (6) in the horizontal surface in relation to the vehicle. Also in the robot is a picture recording system with a camera (10) movable via a guide (12) and a manipulation camera (14) at the outer end of the manipulator. The robot also has a battery (16) for current supply to its components. It also has a control system (18) connected with the picture recording system and loaded in a computer for control of the robot. A program in the computer attends to the operation of the picture recording system. The robot manipulator is equipped with a securing device (20).
    Original languageEnglish
    Patent numberNL1024702
    Publication statusPublished - 9 May 2005

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