Invert Robotics picked up the Ministry of Science & Innovation Start- up Award at last nights 2012 NZ Hi-Tech Awards.

Invert Robotics designs, builds and operates remote- controlled wall-climbing robots that can carry out precise tasks in risky environments.

The company was formed to commercialise developments in remote robotic inspection technology at Canterbury University and has created robots for a broader range of applications than was previously possible.

Read more: http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/business/6909016/Two-Christchurch-firms-win-hi-tech-awards