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Dirtsurfer / Cleaning Robot


The Dirtsurfer is a fully automated scrubber drier. It is installed with a base station at the costumers. At this station it is refreshing its consumables. It can clean the costumer’s floor without human control.
With its 40 litres membrane tank, latest silicium accumulator technique and equipped with all required sensors it is able, to clean autonomous an area of 2000 m² over night.
It combines today’s professional cleaning technology and latest technologic development in robotic knowledge. This combination is realized by mixing robust professional appearance and attributes of high tech products.


Hochschule Magdeburg - Stendal

Hochschule Magdeburg - Stendal
Magdeburg, Germany

Prof. Franz Hinrichsmeyer, Dipl. Des. Holger Thies


Hochschule Magdeburg - Stendal

Hochschule Magdeburg - Stendal
Magdeburg, Germany

Stefanie Weidemeier