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JTC to trial robot for building inspection

If trial in 2017 is successful, there will be cost savings while ensuring inspection consistency and accuracy

QuicaBot can detect if walls meet at right angles or floors are even. If it takes two human inspectors a day for inspection, JTC estimates that a human inspector and robot pair will take only half a day.


EARLY next year, a Wall-E lookalike autonomous robot will be deployed in an almost-completed industrial project in Singapore's west to check for architectural defects.

And if the trial, undertaken by Singapore's industrial developer JTC, proves successful, it can take