TITLE

Robot Cleans Up Sludge

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
National Driller;Jun2007, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Swarmy, remote-control robot has completed in removing the sludge from the buried storage tank at the Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico. The 47-year-old tank cleanup has made more difficult, due to its low-oxygen and confined-space environment which prevented a manned entry for inspection. Project manager Dan Borneo responsible of getting the tank cleaned up mentioned that Swarmy has removed 14 by 50-gallon drums of sludge from the tank.
ACCESSION #
25245895

 

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