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Press Releases from Apellix (7 total)

Spray Painting Drone Patent Issued to Apellix™

Apellix, protecting the worlds built and industrial environments through technology, is proud to announce that has been granted its fourth full patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (US 20150274294) for Indoor and outdoor aerial vehicles for painting and related applications. Bob Dahlstrom, Apellix founder and CEO, said: “This patent further establishes our advances in the use of autonomous and computer controlled aerial robotic systems to do contact-based work

Apellix to Enter into Joint Development Agreement with AkzoNobel Paints for the …

Apellix, the safety partner for the technological revolution, is proud to announce that as part of the AkzoNobel “Paint the Future” event, the companies will enter into a Joint Development Agreement for the Apellix Computer Controlled Spray painting drone. Apellix has created software-controlled aerial robot systems (drones) that allows them to fly, under full computer control, up to structures and spray paint using traditional spray-painting equipment. The Apellix proof of concept

Apellix Founder and CEO speaking on the "State of Technology: Cleaning and Coati …

Apellix, the safety partner for the technological revolution, is proud to announce that our founder and CEO Robert Dahlstrom will be presenting “State of Technology: Cleaning and Coating Drones” at the 2019 American Coatings Technology Conference. Apellix, who has five US patents (three fully granted, and two pending), covering the various aspects of unmanned aerial vehicles performing elevated work, including ground-based control and power systems, tether and umbilical systems, and

Apellix to Present at API Inspection and Mechanical Integrity Summit, January 31 …

Apellix, the safety partner for the technological revolution, will discuss its groundbreaking contact-based drone inspection technology at the API Inspection and Mechanical Integrity Summit in Galveston, TX, held January 28-31. Engineer Jamie Branch, P.E. will present the session, Using Autonomous Drones for Ultrasonic Inspection of Flare Stacks Today, at 9:10am on January 31st. She will detail how contact-based ultrasonic testing (UT) of flare stacks using autonomous drones with an articulating robotic

Apellix™ Gets Patent for Tethered Aerial Robots, Drones and Base Stations

Apellix, the safety partner for the technological revolution, is proud to announce that has been granted its third full patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for an unmanned aerial vehicle (drone) with a dispensing tool, an autonomous (moveable) base station, and an umbilical / tether apparatus. Bob Dahlstrom, Apellix founder and CEO, said: “This patent further establishes our dominance in the use of aerial robotic systems for modifying

Apellix Granted USTPO Patent for its Umbilical Cabling and Tethering (UCAT) Syst …

Jacksonville, Florida...July 10, 2018 - Apellix, the safety partner for the technological revolution, is proud to announce that has received its second patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Patent Number US 10,011,352 is for a Mobile base station and umbilical cabling and tethering (UCAT) assist system. Said Robert Dahlstrom, Apellix founder and CEO: “The umbilical cabling and tethering (UCAT) assist patent dovetails nicely with our patent for our

Apellix Named Innovation of the Year by NACE International

Apellix, the safety partner for the technological revolution, is proud to announce that its Smart Bee™ aerial robot was named an Innovation of the Year award winner at the Materials Performance annual Readers’ Choice Corrosion Innovation of the Year Awards. A software-controlled quadcopter (drone) that tests paint thickness on structures at heights up to 150’, the Smart Bee was selected by corrosion control professionals worldwide as the winner of the