Exosystem

Transform Any Excavator into a Robot

The Exosystem™ is installed on excavators to enable the machines to operate autonomously. It includes an all-weather enclosure, proximity radar, 360° cameras, GPS, and a powerful liquid-cooled computer.
Technology

Brains & Brawn

The Exosystem combines advanced robotics with rugged performance. It’s designed to take a beating on the jobsite, and keep running like clockwork.
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Secure Start

The dashboard is where it all begins. Inside the cab of the excavator is where you start the Exosystem. Insert an encrypted USB key and flip a switch to turn on the Exosystem and monitor its vitals.

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All Eyes on Safety

Six onboard cameras provide 360° vision. Obstacles are detected in less than a second, and operation is automatically paused until it is safe to resume.

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Make the Grade

Precise to the centimeter. State-of-the-art RTK GPS, IMUs, and proprietary kinematic software enable you to hit the most demanding tolerances.

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Call in the Backup

Solar for days. The Exosystem includes a backup security system powered by solar panels and heavy-duty batteries, giving you GPS tracking and 24/7 security coverage even when the excavator is turned off.

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Installation

One Size Digs All

Mixed fleets are our specialty. The Exosystem is engineered to be compatible with mid-size excavators from all the leading manufacturers. We’ve designed a seamless installation that takes only a few hours and is fully reversible.
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Installation

Upgrade in hours. The Exosystem installs on the tail with a versatile mounting system that can be detached from the excavator when needed. Cameras and other sensors are mounted with magnets and U-clamps.

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Don’t Lift a Finger

Flexible installation for the tools you have on-site. Built’s Exosystem™ includes mounting hardware built-in to allow lifting with service trucks, fork lifts, or other excavators.

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Plays Well with Others

From 15 to 50 tons, the Exosystem can run on any late-model excavator from leading manufacturers.1

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Shift to Manual

Take over whenever, wherever. The Exosystem preserves manual operation of the machine including rear-view backup cameras and native controls.

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Road-trip Ready

Designed for mobilization. The Exosystem sits below the mobilization height of the excavator’s boom, ensuring that it does not interfere with machine transport.

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Solution

Full Autonomy Package

Everything you need to run a robot. From hardware and training to 24/7 support, Built Robotics provides everything you need to run a fully autonomous trenching operation.
  1. Compatible excavators vary depending on model, size, year, and hydraulic system. Please contact Built for details on excavator compatibility.