On December 5, FutureLab and Sevcable, the leader of the Russian cable industry, signed an agreement on cooperation and joint activities. The partners agreed that Sevcable will become the exclusive representative of FutureLab at IDGC of the North-West and IDGC of Centre.

For us it is an opportunity to expand into new regions with the robotic system CableWalker. Sevcable is a reliable partner, I am sure we will have a lot of joint work on the monitoring and maintenance of electrical networks, research and development work, – said Alexander Lemekh, CEO FutureLab.

Signing of the Agreement between FutureLab and Sevcable

The signing of the Agreement took place at the International Specialized Exhibition Electrical Networks, which was held in Moscow from 4 to 7 December. Russian and international industry leaders met on the one platform to discuss the prospects and global trends in the development of modern “smart energy”, the main stages of building an intelligent network infrastructure and the necessary changes in the regulatory framework.

More than 400 Russian and foreign companies presented the latest developments and advanced technologies at the exposition of the Forum, the best of which will be subsequently introduced into the power grid complex. So at the stand of FutureLab guests could get acquainted with the robotic system for monitoring, maintenance and local repair of power lines CableWalker.

«Канатоход» на форуме «Электрические сети»
CableWalker at the International Specialized Exhibition Electrical Networks

Also, the lab team conducted several presentations at the stand of Rosseti and participated in a panel discussion titled “Space technology for power systems”. The speakers discussed how much space technologies are in demand in the energy sector today, what are the promising areas of space technologies and what impact they can have on the further development of the industry.

Выступление Алены Кучменко на стенде ПАО «Россети»
Speech by Alena Kuchmenko, PR-Manager of FutureLab, at the stand of Rosseti
Выступление Александра Лемеха на панельной дискуссии
Speech by Alexander Lemekh, CEO FutureLab, at the panel discussion

This exhibition was expanded knowledge about CableWalker system among representatives of the energy sector, received a few dozen promising contacts, reached verbal agreements on cooperation with key power grid companies.

A detailed photo report about the event can be found on the page in Facebook.