Wenglor announces acquisition of 3D specialist ShapeDrive

Leading global supplier of industrial image processing solutions, Wenglor
announces the acquisition of ShapeDrive GmbH to expand their innovative
portfolio of 3D measuring technology and offer new solutions for automated
manufacturing and quality assurance.

ShapeDrive is an internationally leading manufacturer of components and
systems in the field of 3D coordinate measuring technology for industrial,
medical and scientific applications.

The advent and continuous development of Industry 4.0 is seeing greater
advances in automation and digitalisation, where 3D image processing systems
are expanding the opportunities provided by process automation and quality

Following Wenglor’s acquisition of ShapeDrive, Treotham customers will
gain from their expanded portfolio of camera-based sensors and 2D/3D imaging

The new camera systems from ShapeDrive are based on the projection of
structured light patterns. The pixel sensors with various resolutions, working
distances, measuring volumes and dot pitches create 3D point clouds by means of
light, from which object sections can be quantitatively evaluated or reference
model comparisons can be generated. The camera systems are distinguished by
their high levels of precision, a comprehensive software package and numerous

For more information, contact Treotham Automation
on 02 9907 1788 or visit the website, www.treotham.com.au.

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