Automatika is a robotics and automation firm based in O'Hara Township, Pennsylvania, United States, North America.[1]


Automatika was started by two Carnegie Mellon University graduates in 1995.[1]

In April 2007, the company was acquired by QinetiQ North America, which has remained its current owner.[2]


Automatika builds robots for defense, energy, and hazardous activity support. Automatika makes an urban combat and defense robot called the Dragon Runner.[3]


  1. "Company Overview of Automatika Inc". Retrieved 2013-11-26.
  2. "Automatika Inc". Retrieved 2013-11-26.
  3. "Remote-Controlled, Throwable Robots Developed at Carnegie Mellon in Conjunction with U.S. Marine Corps Are Being Sent to Iraq for Testing". Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2013-11-26.

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