Mining Robotics Pioneer Exyn Expands North with new Canadian Office in Sudbury

Permanent office will aid development of autonomous mining solutions & advance customer partnerships.

Sudbury, Ontario, Canada — Exyn Technologies, a pioneer in autonomous aerial robot systems for complex, GPS-denied industrial environments, announces today the opening of its first international office in Sudbury, Canada. The Canadian expansion includes plans for more real mine environment testing and enhanced customer support for clients in the Sudbury and Northern Ontario mining region.

Exyn continues its history of innovation with its recent launches of the ExynAero and ExynPAK which enable customers to collect data more efficiently and in more challenging environments – without safety implications. The new Canadian offices will include staff directly supporting Canadian customers as well as engineering and product teams tasked with live demonstrations and environment testing.

"We are very optimistic about this expansion and the opportunities to both support our Canadian customers as well as further product development. The Sudbury office will be strategically important to supporting our innovation plans and ensuring we stay on the cutting edge of mining automation," Nader Elm, CEO Exyn Technologies, shared in a statement about the new office.

"Being a part of the community in Sudbury, specifically being established in the NORCAT building is an honor as we are surrounded by other companies changing the future of mining. We are incredibly excited for this permanent office in Canada and look forward to being a part of the community here," Raffi Jabrayan, Director, Markets and Industries Exyn Technologies.

"NORCAT’s mandate is to help start and accelerate the growth of innovative companies that will drive future economic and social prosperity. We’re excited to be working with Exyn Technologies and providing our unique resources and services at the NORCAT Underground Centre to support the continued growth of this exceptional tech company. We’re looking forward to all we can accomplish together in 2021 and beyond." Don Duval, CEO of NORCAT.

Exyn’s autonomous aerial robot systems are most commonly used for industrial applications such as mining, construction, infrastructure inspection, and military surveillance/reconnaissance. With this new customer partnership, Exyn is poised to continue their work in key industries and push the field of robotics forward.

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About Exyn Technologies

Exyn Technologies is pioneering autonomous aerial robot systems for complex, GPS-denied environments. The company’s full-stack solution enables flexible deployment of single or multi-robots that can intelligently navigate and dynamically adapt to complex environments in real-time. For the first time, industries like mining, logistics, and construction can benefit from a single, integrated solution to capture critical and time-sensitive data in a safer, more affordable, and more efficient way. Exyn is powered by a team of experts in autonomous systems, robotics, and industrial engineering, and is a spin-out of the University of Pennsylvania's world-renowned GRASP Laboratory. The company is VC-backed and privately held, with headquarters in Philadelphia. For more information, please visit


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