Tag Archives: Korea University

Samsung Techwin’s SGR-A1 robot sentry video

Last September, we mentioned South Korea’s plans to install several sentry robots along its border with North Korea due to the diminishing numbers of troops available to patrol the DMZ. The SGR-A1 robot is developed jointly by the Korea University and Samsung Techwin Co. The latter has released a promotional video showcasing the robot’s capabilities.… Read More »

South Korea’s SGR-A1 sentry robot to guard border with North Korea

The South Korean government announced today that they plan to deploy a new robot guard along their border with North Korea. The SGR-A1 developed jointly by Samsung Techwin Co. and Korea University along with two other institutions will be deployed along the border in late 2007 replacing some of the 650,000 South Korean troops. The… Read More »