Chapter 1 Introduction
Introduction
Study Goals and Objectives
Scope of the Report
Reasons for Doing This Study
Robots Excluded from This Study
Information Sources and Methodology
Intended Audience
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst’s Credentials
BCC Custom Research
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3 Market Overview
Major Trend in the Robotics Technologies Market
Industry 4.0
Five Countries Dominated the Overall Industrial Robots Market
3D Printing for Robotics
Market Drivers
Leverage of Artificial Intelligence/Software to Robotics
Increasing Government Funding (Research) and Spending (Defense and Non-defense)
Rising Demand for Collaborative Robots (Cobots)
Increasing Trend Toward Automation Across Various End-User Applications
Market Restraints
Increase in Import Tariffs on Raw Materials Used in Manufacturing Robots
High Investment/Installation Costs
Market Opportunities
Rise in Smart Transportation
Rise in Geriatric Population across Developed Nations
Rising Demand for Infrastructure
Chapter 4 Robotics Technologies by Type of Robot
Introduction
Industrial Robots
Value-Added Driving Demand
Global Industrial Robots Markets
Professional Service Robots
Global Professional Service Robots Markets
Military Robots
Defense Spending Sole Market Driver
Global Military Robots Markets
Domestic Service Robots
Global Domestic Service Robots Markets
Security Robots
Property Crimes Drive Security Robot Demand
Global Security Robots Markets
Chapter 5 Robotics Technologies by End-User Industry
Introduction
Aerospace Manufacturing
Agricultural Industry
Automotive Manufacturing
Building Maintenance
Chemical and Fuel Processing
Construction
Consumer Products Manufacturing
Education and Research
Electrical and Electronics Manufacturing
Food Processing
Government Defense
Government-Non-defense
Healthcare
Households
Metals Manufacturing
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
Textile and Clothing Manufacturing
Chapter 6 Robotics Technologies by Robot-Performed Task
Introduction
Assembly
Assisted Care
Building Security
Construction and Demolition
Couriers and Guides
Dispensing
Entertainment
Floor Maintenance
Exterior Maintenance
Hazardous Materials Disposal
Inspection and Sample Collection
Laboratory Bench Assistance
Material Handling
Painting and Coating
Palletizing and Packaging
Part Cutting and Forming
Surgery
Surveillance
Welding and Soldering
Chapter 7 Robotics Technologies Market by Type of Robot
Introduction
Whole Robots
Robot Parts
Robot Software
Robot Safety Materials
Chapter 8 Robotics Technologies
Introduction
Basic Technologies
Actuation
Calibration
Configuration
Control and Motion Control
End-of-Arm Tools
Learning
Manipulation
Missions, Tasks and Processes
Power Management
Sensing and Sensors
Advanced Technologies
Adaptation
Autonomy
Cognition
Collaborative Robots
Collision Avoidance
Dependability
Interaction-Human and Robot
Interaction-Robot and Robot
Locomotion
Knowledge Systems
Localization
Materials
Navigation
Sensor Fusion
Swarms and Networks
Telerobotics
Vision
Chapter 9 Robotics Technologies Market by Geography
Introduction
North America
Europe
Asia-Pacific
Rest of the World (RoW)
Chapter 10 Competitive Landscape
Key Players in the Robotics Technologies Market
Key Market Developments
Chapter 11 Company Profiles
Introduction
Commercial Participants
ABB GROUP
AETHON
ALPHABET INC.
AMAZON INC. (AMAZON ROBOTICS)
BAE SYSTEMS PLC
BARRETT TECHNOLOGY INC.
BLACK-I ROBOTICS
BLUEFIN ROBOTICS
BOEING CO.
BOSCH REXROTH (ROBERT BOSCH GMBH)
BOSTON DYNAMICS
CLEARPATH ROBOTICS INC.
COMAU
DENSO ROBOTICS
DJI
ENERGID TECHNOLOGIES
FANUC CORP.
GENESIS SYSTEMS GROUP LLC
HANSEN MEDICAL
HARVEST AUTOMATION INC.
HITACHI LTD.
HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
INTELLIBOT ROBOTICS
INTUITIVE SURGICAL INC.
IROBOT CORP.
JOHN DEERE
KAIROS AUTONOMI
KAWASAKI HEAVY INDUSTRIES
KUKA AG
LOCKHEED MARTIN
MAKO SURGICAL (STRYKER)
MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC AUTOMATION INC.
NACHI ROBOTIC SYSTEMS INC.
OMRON ADEPT TECHNOLOGIES
PANASONIC
PAR SYSTEMS INC.
QINETIQ
RECONROBOTICS
RESTORATION ROBOTICS
RETHINK ROBOTICS
ROBOTIQ
SAMSUNG
SCHIEBEL TECHNOLOGY INC.
SCHUNK
SEEGRID
SHENYANG INSTITUTE OF AUTOMATION
SIASUN ROBOT & AUTOMATION
SICK INC.
SOFTBANK ROBOTICS CORP.
SOIL MACHINE DYNAMICS LTD.
STAUBLI
TOSHIBA MACHINE CO. AMERICA
TOYOTA MOTOR CORP.
VECNA TECHNOLOGIES
VECTORNAV TECHNOLOGIES
WOLF ROBOTICS
YAMAHA ROBOTICS
YASKAWA ELECTRIC CORP.
ZAYTRAN INC.
Non-commercial Participants
BRITISH AUTOMATION AND ROBOTICS ASSOCIATION
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
EUNITED ROBOTICS
EUROBOTICS AISBL
GUSTAVO STEFANINI ADVANCED ROBOTICS RESEARCH CENTER
INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS
INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF ROBOTICS
INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR STANDARDIZATION (ISO)
JAPAN ROBOT ASSOCIATION
NASA-ROBOTICS ALLIANCE PROJECT
ROBOTICS INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION
ROBOTICS SOCIETY OF JAPAN
Academic Organizations
AUSTRALIAN CENTRE FOR FIELD ROBOTICS
CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY ROBOTICS INSTITUTE
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Chapter 12 Patent Analysis
Introduction
Technologically Significant Robotic Patents