Robots are deployed to inspect S.C. nuclear plant

04/2/2012 | CNET

War robots built by iRobot are inspecting Progress Energy's Robinson nuclear plant in South Carolina. Similar units have been deployed at Tokyo Electric Power's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan to assist in removing debris and conducting surveys. "In an industrial environment, they have two great values -- personal safety and increased efficiency," said Tim Trainer of iRobot's military business unit.

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