About Us

Robotics Engineering Excellence (RE2, Inc.), located in Pittsburgh, PA, is a Carnegie Mellon spin-off specializing in defense robotics with an emphasis on intelligent modular manipulation for mobile robotic platforms. Primarily a defense contractor, RE2 has developed mobile robotic technologies for the Army, Navy, Air Force, DARPA, Robotics Technology Consortium, and TSWG. The company’s manipulation and unmanned systems technologies range from light-weight modular manipulator arms for Micro-UGVs to high-speed unmanned ground vehicle platforms.

RE2 was founded in 2001 by Jorgen Pedersen. The company has grown to over 60 employees and the team has developed numerous unmanned systems technologies since its founding. RE2 prides itself on excellence in engineering and is dedicated to solving its customers most difficult robotics engineering problems. The Company’s mission is built on making a difference and creating fielded technologies that will save the lives of service men and women deployed around the globe.

RE2 was recognized by Inc. Magazine in 2011 as the 10th fastest growing engineering firm in the U.S. Additionally, the company was included on the Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing private businesses in the country. RE2 was also recognized by the Pittsburgh Technology Council as one of the cities top Advanced Manufacturing companies as a part of the PTC 2011 Tech 50 Awards.

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