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EU-funded project uses robots, not humans, to inspect petrochemical containers

(03/09/2013) The European Commission, together with a consortium of ten European companies led by Shell, launches today the PETROBOT project, which will develop robots which can replace humans in inspections of pressure vessels and storage tanks widely used in the oil, gas and petrochemical industry.

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Commission Press Room: IP/13/810