Electric Drive + Smart Control™ Technologies for the Construction Equipment Industry

About Us

Cooper Gray Robotics LLC is an Oakland, California based technology company focused on the design and engineering of heavy equipment through innovative applications of electric drive and Smart Control systems. CGR has patented inventions and a highly experienced problem solving team that allow the Company to provide unique solutions to a range of issues at this crucial takeoff stage in the automation of the construction industry.



The CGR patented BMS (Battery Management System) addresses the issues that limited earlier systems, creating a plug and play, auto configuring protocol that eliminates setup time and startup programming. Once configured, it will charge as rapidly as any system available without additional programming or operator intervention.




An organic vineyard needing a plough, forklift, tractor, etc. One that does not spray
diesel emissions on its fields and crops.

A major grain shipper that sends skid steers into the holds of its ships where the
air is filled with toxic fumes and does not want to risk the health of the operator.

A demolition company working in its normal hazardous environment that
constantly threatens the skid steer operator with falling material and toxic dust.

Firefighters want to build a fire break in the midst of a raging forest fire.
Fire officials can operate ROEBL from a safe distance.


  • Paul CooperCEO
    Paul Cooper, a pioneer in the electric car industry, clean-tech entrepreneur in residential solar, and successful small business operator in the construction industry. Past president of the East Bay Chapter of the Electric Automobile Association. | |

  • Justin GrayCTO
    Justin Gray, an inventor and engineer with twenty years experience designing robots and other high-tech machines. He has been featured in articles in The New York Times, Wired, Popular Mechanics and Popular Science. His show Machine Men will debut on Discovery’s Science channel in 2016.

  • Isaac CroninMARKETING
    Isaac Cronin has consulted with several electric manufacturers in various stages of development. He is the co-founder of two manufacturing companies with sustainably focused products.

    Nathan is an electrical engineer with extensive experience in hardware and software design. He was a NASA space grant fellow and a director in the testing division of Spirent Communications. He holds a patent in battery management technology.



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