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MRPTA - Micro-Rover Platform with Tooling Arm

One of the Canadian Space Agency's two micro-rovers with a tooling arm that can be used for science or as a helper robot for an astronaut or a larger rover.

Technical details

Target destination Moon or Mars
Size (Length, width, height) 0.61 m x 0.51 m x 0.61 m
Mass 30 kg
Speed 0.07 km/h at top speed
Powered by Electrical power, rechargeable batteries


Built by

Engineering Services Inc. (ESI).


Cohort Systems Inc (formerly Frontline Robotics), York University.

Photos of rover

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