Over two decades of science, technology, and innovation.

At Mawashi, innovation defines who we are. It is in our state-of-the-art laboratory that our multidisciplinary team of experts is determined to design new products focused on protecting human health, unlocking individual potential, and driving technological progress for the betterment of society (all this while having fun).

The UPLIFT™ exoskeleton is built on cutting-edge technology that combines various expertises:

  • Human body systems
  • Load carriage
  • Human bipedal locomotion
  • Human biomechanics
  • Human-machine interface

In addition to these skills, we have high-level expertise in:

  • Industrial design
  • Mechanical engineering
  • System integration
  • And several others!

Extensive testing has pushed the boundaries of the exoskeleton and refined the technology behind UPLIFT™.

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Interesting Facts about the UPLIFT™ Technology

  • UPLIFT™ is the culmination of over 20 years of experience in designing and developing exoskeletons, load carriage systems, body thermoregulation, and personal protective equipment.
  • In 2014, a pivotal moment in Mawashi’s history occurred when the company was selected by the Pentagon (the United States Department of Defense) to participate in a project focused on developing an exoskeleton for US Special Operations Forces.
  • The first generation of tactical exoskeleton, named UPRISE®, was introduced in 2017. At the same time, the team dreams of creating a model tailored to industrial and construction needs.
  • The UPLIFT™ technology has benefited from all the knowledge gained from our previous projects, notably the UPRISE® exoskeleton.
  • Development of the UPLIFT™ exoskeleton begin in 2019. Four years later, the groundbreaking equipment is officially launched onto the market.