History

  • 1994
  • First Concepts
  • Mark Pivac has the idea for a mobile dynamically stabilised robot
  • 1995
  • By Design Group (BDG) started
  • Mark Pivac starts BDG - specialising in industrial design, engineering and computer aided prototype development
  • 30 December 2005
  • First Patent Filed
  • The very first patent application is filed for an "Automated bricklaying system"
  • March 2006
  • Seed funding obtained from private shareholders
  • With initial seed funding Mark starts Hadrian Pty Ltd
  • 2006
  • Hadrian Pty Ltd sub-leases project area at an engineering factory
  • 2007
  • First Hadrian demonstration
  • The very first demonstration of robotic brick laying using ground mounted robots with mortar
  • 2008
  • Build underway of Hadrian 105
  • Building of the second generation Hadrian is started
  • 2008
  • Relocation
  • Caught in the middle of the GFC, Hadrian Pty Ltd relocates to more economical premises
  • 2009-2014
  • Development of Hadrian 105 proceeds with limited funding
  • 2014-2015
  • Development of Hadrian 105 proceeds
  • November 2015
  • Fastbrick Robotics Ltd Listed on ASX
  • DMY completes RTO of Goldwing and becomes Fastbrick Robotics Ltd, listed on ASX
  • May 2016
  • Demonstration of Hadrian 105
  • 2016-2017
  • Further patent applications filed
  • May 2017
  • New Premises
  • FBR moves to its own leased free standing premises with land for testing
  • 03 July 2017
  • Signs MOU with Caterpillar
  • For collaboration between Caterpillar and Fastbrick Robotics in relation to the Fastbrick Robotics robotic bricklaying technology
  • 16 August 2017
  • Signs MOU with Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • The MOU indicates an equivalent requirement for 100 Hadrian X robots
  • 31 August 2017
  • Winner of two National Innovation Awards at the iAwards
  • FastBrick wins the "Industrial and Primary Industries" category, and the "Inspiration of the Year Award" sponsored by the Victorian Government