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Shadow Robot Company Ltd.

Unit 31, Spectrum House
NW5 1LP London
United Kingdom


  • Agricultural and Food Robotics
  • Construction Robots
  • Harsh Environment Robotics
  • Industrial Robotics
  • Space Robotics
  • AI and Cognition in Robotics
  • Software Engineering, System Integration, Systems Engineering
  • Standardisation
  • Telerobotics and Teleoperation


The Shadow Robot Company is one of UK’s leading robotic developers, experts at grasping and manipulation for robotic hands. Shadow has worked with companies and researchers across the globe including NASA, Siemens, GSK, OpenAI, and are always looking at new ways to apply robotics technologies to solve real-world problems.

They develop and sell the Dexterous Hand, recently used to advance research into AI, and the Modular Grasper, an essential tool for supporting industry 4.0. Their new Teleoperation System is being developed for the AVATAR X space programme (their third space collaboration after NASA and ESA) and can be deployed in nuclear safety and pharma labs.