20 February 2018 , Somerset Innovation Centre, Bridgwater, Woodlands Business Park, Bristol Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4FJ
Time: 9.30 -12.30
The application of Robotics and automation is likely to become increasingly significant in supporting measures to improve construction industry quality, performance and productivity.
The free workshop is organised by BRE and supported by a number of Buildoffsite Members.
If you or a colleague would like to attend you can register with Kim Noonam of the BRE at firstname.lastname@example.org
Delegate places are limited and registration will be on a first come first served basis.
9.30: Welcome and Introduction, Exelin
9.45: Innovate UK’s FRAMBE and CRAFT Projects overview: Skanska
10.00: Introduction to the use of robotics for welding and fabrication of M&E: ABB
10.30: Fabricators view on the use of robotics in M&E services: Patera and Taunton Fabrications
10.45: Discussion and coffee break
11.15: Re-configurability demo: Trimble
11.30: Interactive delegate session to identify as barriers to the implementation of robotics and opportunities for the use of robotics: ABB and Exelin
12.15: Opportunities at Hinkley Point: Exelin
12.30: Business models (lease and purchase) and next steps: Exelin and BRE