Fukushima Robot Test Field
RTF was fully opened with 21 facilities in March 2020, has two sites, i.e. Minamisoma site and Namie site.
Fukushima Robot Test Field(RTF) is one of the largest research and development bases in the world, where verification test, performance evaluation and operation training can be carried out while reproducing the actual operating conditions, mainly for ground, maritime, underwater and aerial robots that are expected to be utilized for logistic, infrastructure inspection and large-scale disaster.
19 entities including universities and corporates from all over Japan are in laboratories of RTF Research building
Testing – Clustering
55 robotics entitles
The number of newly setting up entities of robotics in and around the coastal region of Fukushima
Constructs new factory in just next to the site of RTF
37,100 RTF visitors
The number of visitors to RTF, Minamisoma City (July 2018- Feb. 2021)
Fire and Disaster Management Agency and Fukushima Prefecture and FIPO on promoting disaster drones
Aleut Community of Saint Paul Island (USA) and RTF on cooperation of both test sites