Tianjin in China Unveils Three-Year Plan to Invest in Service & Surgical Robotics

Published by , August 27, 2018 1:13 pm

(GlobalTimes.cn) North China’s Tianjin Municipality has unveiled a three-year plan to invest in the robotics industry amid slow economic growth, in an aim to make major breakthroughs in different types of robots and boost regional development, local news site radiotj.com reported on Sunday. The plan includes two types of service robots, one for family services such as housework and blood pressure monitoring, and the other for surgeries, the media report said.
The municipality has also set its eyes on making progress in industrial robot development, including automatic welding and grinding systems for flexible high-speed railways, flying robots and underwater gliders.