April 3, 2014
Vision metrology company Quality Vision Intl., Rochester, N.Y., has acquired ShapeGrabber Inc., a manufacturer of automated 3-D scanners for industrial applications. ShapeGrabber, also based in Rochester, now is a wholly owned subsidiary of QVI.
The 3-D laser scanners are suitable for measuring and inspecting complex-shaped parts. They are used for quality control in the automotive, aerospace, and medical markets.