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NREC’s innovative robotics technology bridges capability gaps to protect the warfighter and enhance military operations. Since 1995, NREC has worked with many Department of Defense sponsors including DARPA, AFRL, and Joint Services. An impressive roster of projects and awards highlights NREC’s mission to “engineer robotics solutions.” NREC constantly pushes the boundaries of what’s possible and can solve your most challenging operational, tactical or logistic capability gaps.

Autonomous Vehicles

From inspection robots to tactical vehicles

Equipment & Site Monitoring

Detection of abnormal situations or intruders


Video Processing and georeferencing. Detection of anomalies and IEDs


3D Teleoperation and S.A. from around the globe. Latency compensation and bandwidth management

GPS-Denied Navigation

Warfighter localization and vehicle navigation

3D Mapping

Accurate, real-time mapping of tunnels, roads, and cities

Safety Systems

Safety components, architecture, testing and evaluation for complex autonomous systems

Vehicle Design

Superior mobility from 15lbs to 15 tons. Wheels or tracks. Hybrid, electric, and custom drivetrain.

Off-Road Autonomy

Unmanned Convoy

Route Clearance

Tunnel & Building Inspection & Mapping

Manned & Unmanned Teaming

Logistics Operations

Perimeter Security

Depot & Maintenance Automation