Posts From Iwan de Waard

Safety: Navigating COVID-19 restrictions

Safety in the new normal If COVID-19 has taught us anything in the past months, it is that the future is totally unpredictable. But whilst everything seems to change rapidly some factors, fortunately, remain unchanged. Our economic growth and predictions

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Robotics for your next step in cost reduction and human safety

It may come as a surprise that although robots have been making cars for decades and are roaming the surface of Mars, they have not been used to operate installations in potentially explosive environments. Tethered, remotely operated vehicles are widely

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ATEX/IECEx Zone 1 certified robots: Why?

Safety matters: ATEX/IECEx Zone 1 certified robots The Oil & Gas industry with its potential hazardous environment has to consider strict rules and regulations that they must conform to. In order to check for unexpected incidents,  frequent and thorough surveillance

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How Robots can save Lives in Oil & Gas facilities

Why you should deploy robots It is perhaps surprising that although robots have been making cars for decades and are roaming the surface of Mars, we don’t see them operating oil and gas facilities as much. Of course, tethered, remotely

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