Researchers from the West Pomeranian University of Technology together with researchers from Koszalin and Poznań are building a "crane of the future". This human-controlled robot will be used in harvesters (machines that work in the forest) for timber loading.
Leonardo Lab - a laboratory that focuses on man and his needs, is being built at the Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Silesian University of Technology. It will allow to conduct research on the automation of space inhabited by the elderly or people who require care.
Poland's first SpaceHub has been opened with the support of the European Space Agency and the international EO ClimLab project. The SpaceHub will provide start-ups and SMEs with permanent access to satellite data and offer advice on their use in business practice.
Motor glider with hydrogen drive is being built at Rzeszów University of Technology. This is the next stage of research on alternative energy sources for aviation, conducted for several years. The motor glider is expected to be ready for the first independent flight by the end of 2018.