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​AFCEA West: Scorpion on patrol

22nd February 2017 - 09:07 GMT | by Tony Skinner in San Diego


NXT Robotics has unveiled a new ruggedised autonomous outdoor security UGV at the AFCEA West exhibition in San Diego.

The Scorpion autonomous security platform is equipped with forward and rear facing cameras, employs GPS and depth cameras for navigation, and can be equipped with a wide range of sensors.

NXT Robotics founder and CEO Jeff Debrosse told Shephard that the all-terrain, all weather UGV was rapidly prototyped over a three-month period.

'The company has a background in mobile security platforms but Scorpion is specifically designed for outdoor perimeter patrols. It's ideal for providing on site security for facilities such as

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Tony Skinner


Tony Skinner

Tony Skinner is Shephard Media's Creative Director, overseeing the strategic direction, content development and project …

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