Imagine a robot that uses your plans to
automatically mark your layout on the floor

That's exactly what our Lionel robot does

Put your total station away and let
Lionel accelerate your project

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Save time and money on your next job

20,000 sq ft

Marked per day per robot

The smarter way to do layout


About us



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Founded in 2017, August Robotics has grown rapidly to become the world leader in autonomous floor layout marking

We are located across the USA, Europe and Asia allowing us to reach customers across the world

Learn more about our journey

Lionel is affordable for all contractors, large and small

Price includes all equipment and end-to-end service by August Robotics’ engineers (preparation, on-site set up and deployment)

How is this possible?

Lionel only uses our self-developed technology and does not rely on expensive third party total stations

We pass these savings to you

We are August Robotics

$0.35 per sq ft



Labour Time Saved

sq ft


Area Marked

With time, you can choose to deploy Lionel independently (or let us continue to provide full service)

Our engineers will take care of the rest – from plan upload to on-site set up and deployment



Use Lionel wherever you need – indoors and outdoors, open and tight spaces

Lionel works on all surfaces, no matter how rough or dusty

Mark Anywhere

Lionel marks lines, points, letters, numbers, custom marks – anything you want from your BIM model

Perfect for hanger points, drywall framing and descriptions

Need different colours? Lionel does that too

Mark Anything

After years helping exhibitions, we’ve teamed up with leading contractors to perfect Lionel to mark layouts for:


MEP Contractors

Drywall Contractors

General Contractors

Built for construction

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Now, contractors of all sizes can take advantage of the smartest solution in the market

On top of all this, Lionel is priced affordably

Upload your plans and Lionel takes care of the rest


Marks with 1/16” accuracy


No more line of sight issues

No Blind Spots

No human supervision required


10x quicker than the
speed of manual layout


Why smart contractors are using Lionel

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We understand that construction demands perfection

Lionel leaves no room for manual error – it is autonomous and does not require manual handling

Lionel marks within 1/16” accuracy, translating the precision in BIM to reality in the field

No more wasted time, money and stress from rework

Eliminate errors and rework

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Works intelligently amongst obstacles and requires no supervision



We’ve been marking exhibitions for years

We marked 9 million sq ft last quarter alone



We’re not messing around

Priced at US$0.35 per square foot, Lionel is accessible for all contractors



Lionel marks what you need at a fraction of the price of other solutions

Why Lionel is the best layout robot

Our introductory offer:

We are making robotic layout marking available to all contractors

Full layout without the hassle

Simply provide your standard plans in a CAD and/or a CSV file

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No Blind Spots

Lionel uses August Robotics’ own advanced localization technology

Unlike total stations, Lionel does not demand a constant uninterrupted line of sight

This enables Lionel to work seamlessly in spaces with columns and other obstructions – it does not get lost or blocked

Cover the whole floor
in a single setup

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Lionel is fully autonomous and does not require an operator

No need to clear up the site - Lionel intelligently detects and avoids obstacles, static and dynamic

Lionel is equipped with industry leading safety technology to work safely in busy jobsites

Free up your people 

from layout

Always stay ahead 

of schedule

A single Lionel robot can mark 20,000 sq ft a day, up to 10x faster than manual methods

Save days of time and labour on layout for every floor

Gain unlimited efficiency by using Lionel overnight or deploying multiple robots simultaneously

Get ahead of schedule and your competition

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Let's chat

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The Fastest And Smartest Construction Layout Robot

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No Blind Spots

No need for constant line of sight

$0.35 per sq ft

Making innovation affordable