Robot helps at gas works

GAS distribution company SGN has been upgrading the gas supply network in Portsmouth using a robot.

Tuesday, 26th April 2016, 5:55 am

The system – called CISBOT – has sealed the joints in the gas main along Milton Road. CISBOT can travel 170m in each direction from one excavation.

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Project manager Rob Bungey said it ‘minimises disruption’ on the work that is taking place in April.