Rotundus

This site is about GroundBot which was a robotic mobile platform that could host cameras and sensors. The GroundBot was developed by the Swedish company Rotundus AB in 2004.

rotundus GroundBot

What is GroundBot?

  • GroundBot is a robotic mobile platform that hosts cameras and sensors.
  • This robust, lightweight, sealed sphere boasts impressive off-road performance. It also moves virtually silently.
  • GroundBot can be remote controlled by hand or programmed to navigate by GPS.
  • Augmented Reality User Interface is highly intuitive, boosting operator alertness and ensures full control.

What are the advantages?

  • Weighing just 25 kg, GroundBot won’t get stuck in sand, mud or snow.
  • All cameras/sensors and mechanics are protected inside the sealed sphere.
  • GroundBot is efficient and can run up to 10 km/h (6 mph) – without making a sound.
  • GroundBot can operate for 8-16 hours depending on mission profile

Where can GroundBot be used?

GroundBot helps increase security and cuts costs at places such as:

  • Airports
  • Harbors
  • Power plants
  • Warehouses
  • Perimeter protection
  • Border security