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DFL is an applied R&D lab specializing in Robotics & Automation. Working with private and public sectors, the lab identifies market gaps within the UAE and develops suitable technological
solutions, programs and services.


DFL hosts a research laboratory facility that leverages state-of-the-art industrial technology and machinery. DFL aims to be a leader among applied research institutions worldwide by utilizing its advanced robotic infrastructure and in-house expertise to rapidly design, develop, and build advanced robotic systems. The lab houses a wide range of conventional and advanced CNC machines, 3D printers, metrology equipment, robotic manipulators, and mobile platforms.


  • Lathe
  • Milling
  • Drilling
  • Welding
  • Bandsaw
  • Table saw
  • Chop saw
  • 4 axis Milling
  • 3 axis Lathe
  • Carbon Fiber fabrication
  • Advanced Metrology
  • 3D Printing
    • 2 Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundle
    • Formlabs 3BL

Robotic Systems

  • Motion Tracking System
    • OptiTrack Tracking System
  • Electronic Facility
    • Full ESD Room
  • Manipulators
    • Panda
    • KUKA KR10
    • KUKA KR90
    • KUKA KR150
    • Hebi Robotics.
  • Legged Robots
    • ANYmal
  • Aerial Platforms
    • DJI M300 with RTK
    • DJI M210 with RTK
    • Mavic 2 Pro