Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Robotic Vision Systems Sheds Ice-Detection Unit

Photonics Spectra
Mar 1999
Robotic Vision Systems Inc. in Canton, Mass., has sold the assets and technology of its wide-area ice-detection product line to BF Goodrich Aerospace's Aircraft Sensors Div.
Six years ago, Robotic Vision Systems developed a handheld laser-scanning device that enabled users to spot ice on airplane wings. The company has been working recently on a similar device that would enable pilots to monitor ice buildup remotely from the cockpit.
"Basically we thought they had the resources to advance the system and sell it effectively," said Dan Schoeffler, general manager of Robotics Vision's aircraft safety division.

Businesslight speedSensors & Detectors

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2019 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA,

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.