LÉVIS, QC, Feb. 22, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - 2012 is a key and festive year
for Creaform, leader in 3D portable optical measurement technologies and
3D engineering services, as the Canada-based company founded in 2002
reaches 10 years of innovation, growth and success.
Creaform from 2002 to 2012
Over the 10 past years, Creaform has grown from a 5-employee metrology
services start-up to a 300-employee international company and major
developer and manufacturer of 3D portable optical measurement
technology and provider of 3D engineering services.
The company has shown a spectacular 79% compounded growth rate since
2002, and has sold more than 2500 systems in the past decade. Plus, the
company has been awarded more than 30 prizes for its vision, innovation
"Looking back at the past decade and considering the humble means that
we had in 2002, I'm just in awe of what we have accomplished, and how
fast we became a major player in the 3D optical measurement technology
industry, says president Charles Mony. This might sound a bit cliché,
but all of this was made possible by the innovation spirit and tireless
work of our crew, the support of our partners and the confidence of our
ever-growing client base. 10 years have gone by, and yet our drive,
passion and determination remain absolutely intact. "
Creaform in the future
According to Creaform's quinquennial strategic plan, the company expects
to increase its already fast-paced growth rate and also strengthen its
position as a major player in the industry of metrology. Furthermore,
the company follows a very ambitious R&D program that will lead to the
development and launch of several new technologies reflecting
Creaform's commitment to create innovative, accurate, reliable and easy
to use devices.
Creaform specializes in 3D portable optical measurement technologies and
3D engineering services. We offer innovative solutions that cover the
entire range of 3D applications, including 3D scanning, reverse
engineering, inspection, design & engineering and FEA. Our wide range
of products and services are intended for industries such as the
automotive, aerospace and defence, consumer products, education,
heritage preservation and manufacturing.
Creaform has developed and sells the Handyscan 3D line of portable,
self-positioning handheld 3D scanners, along with the HandyPROBE
portable arm-free CMM and the MetraSCAN optical CMM 3D scanner, two
systems designed for inspection applications. The company has recently
launched the MaxSHOT 3D optical coordinate measuring system that brings
photogrammetry to all these technologies.
Creaform is an international company with offices in Québec City,
Montréal, the United States, France, Germany, China, India and Japan.
The company's head office and Quebec-based offices have achieved 9001 :
2008 ISO certification in November of 2011.
For further information:
Press Room: http://pressroom.creaform3d.com
1.418.833.4446, ext. 217