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At InDro Robotics, we’re known for our Research and Development. We’re also known for a number of industry “firsts.” Whether that’s BVLOS flights utilizing the 5G network, or becoming the first drone company to obtain a Cargo license from the Canadian Transportation Agency, we like breaking barriers. On this page, you’ll find the latest InDro news – as well as media coverage. Interested in learning more? Hit us up here.

2022: A great year for InDro Robotics

2022: A great year for InDro Robotics

By Scott Simmie   We thought, as we embark on a New Year, it might be fun to look back on the year that was. Specifically, to document some of the highlights that occurred within InDro Robotics. Most of you are familiar with the company by now. For those who aren't, InDro is a Research and Development company. We identify market needs and create ...
Still a long road to fully autonomous passenger cars

Still a long road to fully autonomous passenger cars

By Scott Simmie   We hear a lot about self-driving cars – and that's understandable. There are a growing number of Teslas on the roads, with many owners testing the latest beta versions of FSD (Full Self-Driving) software. The latest release allows for automated driving on both highways and in cities – but the driver still must be ready to ...
Coming soon: InDro Autonomy software

Coming soon: InDro Autonomy software

By Scott Simmie We've got news. InDro Robotics is in the final stages of a new product that will vastly improve the capabilities of ground robots running on ROS2 or ROS1 Robot Operating System libraries. In short, it will transform a remotely tele-operated machine into an autonomous one. The software – no surprise here – is called InDro Autonomy. "It's ...
Hallowe’en transformation: From Unitree GO 1 to Pokémon character Jolteon

Hallowe’en transformation: From Unitree GO 1 to Pokémon character Jolteon

By Scott Simmie   What could possibly be better than dressing up for Hallowe'en? For Dave Niewinski, the answer was clear: Dress up a robot for Hallowe'en. Specifically, transform a quadruped robot into a Pokémon character. "This was definitely a different project than what I normally do – usually they're more technical," explains Niewinski. "I ...
InDro Robotics and T-Mobile: A 5G match

InDro Robotics and T-Mobile: A 5G match

InDro Robotics was recently invited to attend an analyst's summit in Bellevue, Washington State, put on by T-Mobile for Business. We were demonstrating remote operations of our Sentinel inspection robot, with Command & Control taking place over the 5G network. We were at the summit; the robot was in Ottawa. We'll get to that in a moment. But first, ...
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“Everyone thought Amazon would be first.  No, a Canadian company has beat them to it, and it’s been no small effort.”
Ross McLaughlin

“Everyone thought Amazon would be first. No, a Canadian company has beat them to it, and it’s been no small effort.”
Ross McLaughlin

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InDro Backpack makes smart dog robots smarter
InDro Backpack makes smart dog robots smarter

By Scott Simmie   Want to make a smart dog smarter? (And by "dog," we're referring here to quadruped robots – whose form factor and locomotion make them look like dogs.) InDro has developed a solution for that. We call it InDro Backpack. It's a bolt-on...

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2022 InDro Highlights
2022 InDro Highlights

And for InDro Robotics, it was a year marked by new products, new deployments, and multiple milestones. We did a deep dive on the year with our Year in Review story, which you can find here. But we realise some people might prefer a condensed version. So here we go,...

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2022: A great year for InDro Robotics
2022: A great year for InDro Robotics

By Scott Simmie   We thought, as we embark on a New Year, it might be fun to look back on the year that was. Specifically, to document some of the highlights that occurred within InDro Robotics. Most of you are familiar with the company by now. For those who...

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Videos

Latest

InDro Backpack makes smart dog robots smarter
InDro Backpack makes smart dog robots smarter

By Scott Simmie   Want to make a smart dog smarter? (And by "dog," we're referring here to quadruped robots – whose form factor and locomotion make them look like dogs.) InDro has developed a solution for that. We call it InDro Backpack. It's a bolt-on...

2022 InDro Highlights
2022 InDro Highlights

And for InDro Robotics, it was a year marked by new products, new deployments, and multiple milestones. We did a deep dive on the year with our Year in Review story, which you can find here. But we realise some people might prefer a condensed version. So here we go,...

2022: A great year for InDro Robotics
2022: A great year for InDro Robotics

By Scott Simmie   We thought, as we embark on a New Year, it might be fun to look back on the year that was. Specifically, to document some of the highlights that occurred within InDro Robotics. Most of you are familiar with the company by now. For those who...

scout 2.0 autonomous robot

New Scout 2.0

New Scout 2.0

Case Studies

Summerland Cherries

Summerland Cherries

The test field chosen for this study is the Summerland Research and Development Centre (SuRDC). The site is located on the western shore of Okanagan...

First Responders find drones invaluable tools

By Scott Simmie It's no secret that drones have become an essential tool for many First Responders. Emergency services frequently use these devices to obtain situational awareness – also known as "The Big Picture." Police departments deploy them to search for missing...

Summerland Cherries

The test field chosen for this study is the Summerland Research and Development Centre (SuRDC). The site is located on the western shore of Okanagan Lake, south of Summerland urban center and bounded on the North and West by Trout Creek. The case study itself will be...

Pitt Meadows Blueberries

The test field chosen for this study is Purewal Blueberry farms, located about 8km west of Coquitlam. The case study itself will be carried out by performing two identical flights during each visit to the site. The first flight will be flown when diurnal solar loading...

Identification of Swimmers in Distress ….

at the Mont-Tremblant IRONMAN Triathlon Department of Emergency Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; bCounty of Renfrew Paramedic Service, Pembroke, Ontario, Canada; Funding: This work was supported by the Chaire de recherche en médecine d’urgence,...

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