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Hyperbaric welding is a dangerous profession that requires very skillful workers to perform precision operations in difficult environments in a limited amount of time.
This robot assists workers during welding operations by performing the actual welding and its post-inspection. Allowing workers to stand by during the dangerous operation.
The new role for the current workers will be to set up the robot at the repair site and manage the operation.
The operations where this robot will be involved are repair of ship's hull and performing maintenance and installation of sea oil ducts.
Umeå Institute of Design
Johannes, Stockholm, Sweden