High priority: can a human-robotics hybrid make wind farms safer?

Press/Media: Research

Description

The recent deaths of two workers have focused attention on safety at UK wind farms. Julian Turner talks to Kate Harvey of the Global Offshore Wind Health and Safety Organisation, and David Flynn and Keith Brown, two engineers working on a human-robotics hybrid solution for offshore farms, to find out what can be done to improve safety.

Period15 Jun 2017

Keywords

  • Robotics
  • Safety
  • Offshore
  • engineering