Built wholly with carbon fiber, these ships feature a light weight and a modular design, making them a cut above 90% of the similar unmanned boats in the world, according to Liang.
The market size is projected to hit US$23 billion by the end of this year, with industrial paint-spray robots taking US$16 billion and their variants in the service segment generating US$7 billion.
Unmanned choppers often are applied in highland and island logistics, forest firefighting, emergency rescue and military training, among other scenarios.
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The chips by Inuchip are now widely adopted in robotics, Metaverse, consumer electronics, logistics drone, 3D scanning and digital human technologies.
Zhuhai is part of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, attracting a number of startups to put down roots in Hengqin, a special economic zone of the mainland Chinese city that is partly governed by Macao.
Humanoid robotics has become a tech darling in China of late, with dozens of startups setting up shop and releasing their prototypes.
Founded in 2016, the Xi'an-based startup ventured from the automation business into mining and metallurgy scenarios, a shift that proved crucial to its fortunes.
Currently, AVIC Robotics deploys its rehab robots to treat patients of neural disorders including stroke, brain damage and spinal cord injury.
The product has passed the type inspection required of medical equipment within China, and was successfully applied in live animal tests on rabbit and monkey, pending registered clinical trial.
A trend of substitution of imports with homegrown technologies is gaining currency in recent years. This has inspired companies like Tongchuan to take its leap.
Automation of construction work by robots is a trillion-yuan market in China, according to Dai Angang, founder and CEO of Zhuling.
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