Virginia Tech and Lowe's have joined forces to empower Lowe's employees.
The pair has collaborated to develop an exosuit — a wearable suit with lift-assist technology — currently in pilot at Lowe's Christiansburg, Virginia, store. The lightweight exosuit is designed to help employees lift and move product through the store more efficiently.
David Weisbrodt, a junior in Building Construction, is a member of the undergraduate team.
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