September 5, 2012
Aicon 3D Systems GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany, has acquired more than 80 percent of Breuckmann GmbH, Meersburg, Germany, from Austria-based voestalpine Group. Dr. Bernd Breuckmann, founder and former owner-manager, holds 20 percent shares in the company. The brand Breuckmann GmbH remains unchanged.
Breuckmann GmbH is a manufacturer of optical systems for contact-free, 3-D measurement, digitization, and inspection. Aicon is a provider of optical camera-based, 3-D measurement systems.