Unique Robot Repairing New York City Gas Lines With Minimal Interruption

NEW YORK As life goes on with a non-stop flow of traffic above ground, you would never know that under six blocks of West End Avenue, there is a robot traveling along at 17 feet a minute silently making repairs inside a large 20-inch gas main.

“We also seal all of the joints so that leaks don’t come back in the future,” said Gregory Penza, president, and CEO of ULC Robotics. “So we are effectively rehabilitating the entire main.”

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