MIRRAX - 150

MIRRAX - 150

KEY FEATURES

MIRRAX is a new generation of reconfigurable mobile robot platforms for deployment at the Sellafield Site. Omnidirectional robot platform, reconfigurable in shape, allowing entry through a 6 inch access port while being large enough to climb stairs. large payloads such as HD rad-hardened cameras, radiation sensors as well as any other 3rd party equipment.

TITLE

Mini Robots for Restricted Access Exploration, 150mm Version

[MIRRAX - 150]

PROJECT TYPE

PRDA

FUNDER

SELLAFIELD LTD

DATE

Nov 2015 – March 2017

 

 

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HORATIO MARTIN MEng

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Designing a low-cost 3D-printed vehicle for mapping and radiation measuring in hazardous areas in Sellafield. Using Omnidirectional folding robot to enter through small access hole while being stable and manoeuvrable. Obtianed his Masters degree from Plymouth University in 2013 and then spent 2 year as a robotic research assistant developing Plymouth's robot football team.

 

 

Innovus Area, NNL Ltd, Workington, UK

horatio.martin@manchester.ac.uk

 

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Developing the next generation of nuclear decommissionning robotics research. Working in partnership with the nuclear sector and other unverisities around the UK and EU to reduce risk, accelerate productivity an reduce long term costs .

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