Company Name: Gecko Robotics
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Sector: AI-Powered Robotics for Infrastructure Maintenance
Funding Details: Raised $100M in Extension funding, bringing the total amount to $173M. Participants included Founders Fund and USIT. Board seats will be filled by USIT's Gaetano Crupi and Founders Fund's Trae Stephens.
Purpose of Investment: To expand business reach.
Leadership: CEO Jake Loosararian
Product: Gecko Robotics offers advanced robotic solutions combined with AI-powered software for maintaining and building critical physical infrastructure. The company's technology includes wall-climbing robots, sensors, and an AI data platform.
About Company: Gecko Robotics is dedicated to ensuring the availability, reliability, and sustainability of critical infrastructure. The company has notable contracts with the United States Navy for maintenance of surface ships and with the United States Air Force for assessing ICBM launch facilities as part of the Sentinel program.
Innovations and Services:
- Advanced wall-climbing robots equipped with sensors.
- AI-powered data platform for asset health analysis.
- Solutions that provide insights into both current and future infrastructure conditions, aiding in decision-making and readiness.
Clients: Key clients include the United States Navy and the United States Air Force, among others in critical infrastructure sectors.