TAG: patents

Unmanned, robotic mowing technology in the works

March 3, 2015By

Robotic Turf Equipment Co., alongside the National Robotic Engineering Center (NREC), is working to develop robotic technology to allow for unmanned operation of golf and commercial mowing equipment. With the partnership in the works for about a year now, the NREC, a business unit of Carnegie Mellon University, has assigned scientists and engineers to the Robotic Turf Equipment Co. project.... read more

The Andersons’ patents deemed valid, lawsuit continues

January 13, 2015By

The Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office upheld the validity of three dispersible granule technology patents owned by The Andersons. The Andersons introduced its dispersible granular technology in 2004 under the brand name Contec DG. The patents were challenged in response to a patent infringement lawsuit filed by The Andersons in U.S. District Court... read more

Toro commemorates centennial with yearlong celebration

January 28, 2014By

On July 10, The Toro Co. will celebrate its milestone of completing 100 years in business. And as part of its centennial celebration, the company is highlighting its innovation and achievements over the years in the form of a timeline available at www.toro.com/100. Toro’s yearlong celebration of its 100th anniversary provides an opportunity to look back on the company’s achievements... read more