Feeling thirsty at your gate ready for a flight? Summon the Ottobot for a drink.
Pittsburgh Worldwide Airport is teaming up with tech start-up Ottonomy.IO and its totally autonomous supply robotic—Ottobot—for a pilot venture providing choose passengers a contactless supply system.
Ottonomy is partnering with PIT’s xBridge Innovation Heart, the airport’s tech proving floor for applied sciences and startups that present options for the business and past. Drawing from the area’s robust innovation financial system, the airport is a proof-of-concept website for applied sciences in a real-world working surroundings in addition to a pilot website for corporations’ first deployments.
Volunteer prospects will have the ability to order and obtain drinks at designated drop-off factors in PIT’s Airside Terminal. Ottobot from Ottonomy is the primary totally autonomous robotic for deliveries inside airports and is at the moment deployed at a number of airports within the USA and Europe.
“We’re dedicated to offering one of the best buyer experiences by discovering and implementing progressive options that make the most of cutting-edge expertise,” says Cole Wolfson, xBridge Director. “Pittsburgh Worldwide Airport’s xBridge has constructed a tradition of innovation and we’re excited to associate with Ottonomy to advance this expertise in an airport surroundings.”
“Airports are dynamic and crowded environments, and are an ideal testbed for real-world deployments of Ottobots,” says Ritukar Vijay, Co-Founder and CEO of Ottonomy Inc. “Ottobot gives the one totally autonomous supply expertise for indoor and out of doors environments. We’re seeing great curiosity in our expertise from main airports and organizations throughout the globe.”
Ottobots can navigate autonomously by way of crowds and unpredictable environments utilizing Ottonomy’s proprietary Contextual Mobility Navigation platform. The system is extremely scalable and makes use of a complete suite of instruments to handle a fleet of robots throughout a number of areas.
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About Ottonomy Inc.:
Ottonomy is a deep tech startup, offering totally autonomous robots for contactless deliveries for retail, meals & beverage and aviation industries. Ottonomy was acknowledged as among the many prime 50 robotics corporations worldwide in 2021 by Robotics Enterprise Evaluate and has gained the Mobility Startup Award given by Plug & Play Accelerator and the Sustainability Product of the Yr Award given by the Enterprise Intelligence Group. The corporate is backed by Pi Ventures, Connetic Ventures and Branded Hospitality Group.
About Pittsburgh Worldwide Airport’s xBridge:
Launched in 2020, xBridge is Pittsburgh Worldwide Airport’s proving floor for applied sciences and startups that remedy for wants in at the moment’s airport and business in addition to checks and incubates strategic applied sciences that might be deployed sooner or later. The proof-of-concept and pilot website showcases new applied sciences in a real-world working surroundings. The xBridge is designed to capitalize on and develop the area’s highly effective tech financial system proper on the airport for the aviation business and past. xBridge has partnered with companies starting from international Fortune 500 corporations to native start-ups for initiatives which have tackled air purification, deployed robotic ground scrubbers and utilized synthetic intelligence to safety wait instances.