Lowe’s Innovation Labs and Virginia Tech: Exosuits


Publication Date
May 15 2017
Creators/Contributors
Lowe's Innovation Labs (creator)
Virginia Tech (creator)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Advertisement
Description
Lowe’s Innovation Labs, in partnership with the Assistive Robotics Lab at Virginia Tech, is kicking off our employee exosuit pilot with the stock employees at Lowe’s of Christiansburg, VA. Lowe’s stock employees are responsible for the critical task of unloading every truck delivery and moving all products onto the sales floor. The lift-assistance exosuits are designed specifically to keep these employees strong and healthy.
HCI Platform
Wearables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Entire Body
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zpLU04A9ySQ&t=33s
http://www.lowesinnovationlabs.com/exosuits/

How to cite this entry
Lowe's Innovation Labs, Virginia Tech. (May 15 2017). "Lowe’s Innovation Labs and Virginia Tech: Exosuits". Fabric of Digital Life. http://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/2408