SAM is a construction robot that can lay bricks 6 times faster than you can

We are aware that robots are being found in all sectors.  It’s useful to see just how widespread and helpful these applications can be, particularly when the labor is backbreaking.

A bricklaying robot called SAM100 (Semi-Automated Mason) can build walls six times faster than a human bricklayer. Created by New York-based company Construction Robotics, SAM is ready and willing to lay 3,000 bricks per day, using its combination of a conveyor belt, robotic arm, and concrete pump. By comparison, a human builder will average around 500 bricks per day.

>> Read more by Luke Dormehl, Digital Trends, March 29, 2017