iRobot Lands $22M in Army Contracts

5/23/08Follow @gthuang

iRobot, based in Bedford, MA, announced it has received orders totaling some $22 million from the U.S. Army. The orders are from two separate contracts. The first ($16 million) calls for iRobot to deliver more than 200 robots to the infantry by October 31, while the second ($6.3 million) is for another set of military bots to be delivered by the end of September.

Gregory T. Huang is Xconomy's Deputy Editor, National IT Editor, and the Editor of Xconomy Boston. You can e-mail him at gthuang@xconomy.com. Follow @gthuang

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