Skyline Robotics, developers of the Ozmo high-rise window cleaning robot, announced this week that a $6.5 million pre-Series A funding round has been successfully completed. The startup is preparing for its first customer deployment of Ozmo in New York City. This smart robot is unlike any human window cleaner as it combines artificial intelligence, machine learning and computer vision with advanced robotics and sensors to provide a smarter, faster, safer and more economical alternative. Read more for a video and additional information.
However, Skyline Robotics does not intend to replace humans entirely, but rather intends to establish a working partnership between humans and robots. How will this collaboration go? Well, people control Ozmo from a safe distance, out of danger, in a remote location if necessary, especially during the summer heat.
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Ozmo has arrived to play a pivotal role in the future of window cleaning. This successful round of funding and Ozmo’s first deployment demonstrate that the demand for our products and services is not only tangible and felt by investors, but there is a significant business opportunity for Skyline. Our team’s conviction is matched by the investment community,” said Michael Brown, CEO and Chairman of Skyline Robotics.