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jadesoreAI and Robotics

Nov 13, 2013 (4 years and 4 months ago)



Министерство Российской Федерации по делам гражданской обороны, чрезвычайным
ситуациям и ликвидации последствий стихийных бедствий

A meeting of EMERCOM board led by the Minister Sergey Shoigu took place on 30 September
2011. The board heard the concept of development of the Federal State
Financed Institution
Russian Research Institute of Fire Protection” (VNIIPO EMERCOM of Russia
) as a center
of technology and innovation in the system of EMERCOM of Russia.

Currently, the Institute includes six research centers, 4 branches in the cities of St. Petersburg,
Orenburg, Krasnodar, Novokuznetsk. We are actively working on the scientific
complex to develop production and introduction of new technologies of fire
fighting and rescue
activities, based on the use of special robotic systems.

Minister Shoigu pointed out the importance of development of a Center for new technologies an
innovation in the Russian Emergencies Ministry. Among the priorities should be further
development of robotic systems to eliminate emergency situations. Other priorities of the Center
will include ensuring mine
rescue operations, the introduction of mode
rn high technologies to
prevent and extinguish fires, and others.

Among the other most pressing issues on the board agenda was the implementation of activities
to set up and build the National airmobile rescue training center for rescuers and miners in

The activities of the new center will focus on reducing injuries and deaths of miners and
rescuers, the implementation of new principles of teaching of mining enterprises staff, their
certification and so on.

The start of a new Center constructi
on is planned for 2012.

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