Machinery Automation and Robotics (MAR) announces the acquisition of the business operations of Industrial Photonics Pty Ltd.
Industrial Photonics specialises in custom engineered inspection solutions for process lines that find application in machine vision systems, industrial NIR systems and chemical sensors for food processing among others.
According to MAR General Manager Troy Krogh, Industrial Photonics’ high quality inspection technology and solutions complement MAR’s existing strengths in vision and advanced sensing technology.
The acquisition provides MAR a platform for expanding their range of solutions for customers in food and manufacturing industries throughout Australia and New Zealand.
All existing Industrial Photonics personnel have been retained and MAR will continue to operate and support the Industrial Photonics and Compact Vision brands.
An industry leader in automation and robotics, MAR has received several major industry awards including the 2008/09 Telstra Australian Business of the Year.