KO Client Left Hand Robotics Acquired by Toro
- KO Firm
- March 8, 2021
KO client Left Hand Robotics was acquired by outdoor equipment giant The Toro Company. Based in Longmont, Colorado, Left Hand Robotics is recognized for developing innovative autonomous solutions for turf and snow management.
Left Hand Robotics’ patent-pending software and advanced technologies for autonomous navigation are designed to provide professional contractors and grounds managers with future solutions to improve their operational efficiency and tackle outdoor tasks with precision. Left Hand Robotics’ SnowBot Pro is a self-driving robotic tractor capable of doing the work of 10 to 14 people with shovels as it clears snow at 3.5 mph. Left Hand also launched a software solution in March 2020 that enables equipment manufacturers to automate machines for outdoor jobs.
The Toro Company is a provider of solutions for the outdoor environment including turf and landscape maintenance, snow and ice management, underground utility construction, rental and specialty construction, and irrigation and outdoor lighting solutions.
KO Partner Jon Taylor, along with attorneys Melissa Mellen, Matt Burns and paralegal Krystal Rushton were among the KO team members to support Left Hand Robotics in the acquisition deal.