Creaform, a world-class company offering 3D technology and engineering services, is proud to announce the sale of its 1500th Handyscan 3D unit, a MAXscan laser scanner for large parts, to car manufacturer Daimler Automotive Co. of China.
Daimler will use the MAXscan to quality control sheet metal and passenger compartments, execute gap & flush analysis and check parts. Chinese automaker also expanded its suite of quality control instruments with a HandyPROBE portable optical CMM, which will be used to inspect jigs and fixtures.
“This sale represents a new breakthrough for us in what is now the largest auto market in the world, said Charles Mony, president of Creaform, and it confirms our position of world leader in 3D scanning and optical measurement. We always strive to push off the limits of these technologies, and I think that the release of our new MetraSCAN optical CMM 3D scanner and the award we just received for 2010 AQA Company of the Year are strong proofs of that.”
Over the recent years, Creaform’s technologies have earned a reputation for reliability, versatility and profitability and are now well-established worldwide.
Creaform (creaform3d.com) is a technology company offering innovative solutions that cover the entire range of 3D applications, including 3D scanning, reverse engineering, quality control, inspection, design and engineering, and FEA. Our wide range of products and services as well as our advanced training program are intended for industries such as the automotive, aerospace and defence, consumer products, education, heritage preservation and architecture, manufacturing, medical care and multimedia.
Creaform has developed and sells the Handyscan 3D™ line of scanners. These state-of-the-art self-positioning handheld 3D laser scanners are known for the highly-accurate 3D scanning data they generate, their true portability and ease of use. Creaform also manufactures and sells the HandyPROBE™ fully portable, arm-free and wireless CMM, a probing system designed for inspection applications. Creaform is an international company with offices in Québec City, Montréal, the United States, France, Germany, China, India and Japan.