SUNNYVALE, Calif. -Trimble and FARO announced that they have signed an OEM and distribution agreement for 3D laser scanners. Under the agreement, FARO will provide Trimble with an OEM differentiated product based upon its successful FARO Laser Scanner Focus3D platform. Trimble will offer the OEM product throughout its worldwide survey and building construction distribution networks. As part of the strategic relationship, future versions of the FARO Laser Scanner Focus3D platform will also be made available to Trimble.
revolutionary Laser Scanner Focus3D leverages more than 30 years of
disruptive product innovation in the 3D measurement space. We are very pleased
to partner with Trimble to further expand the 3D laser scanner platform across
a broader range of markets,” said Jay Freeland, president and chief executive
officer of FARO.
successfully challenged the 3D scanning market with a product that is
versatile, compact and competitively priced,” said David Fitzpatrick, general
manager of Trimble 3D Scanning. “We are excited to offer this solution as part
of Trimble’s portfolio through our strong worldwide distribution
The Trimble OEM
product is expected to be available in the fourth quarter of 2012.
Trimble and FARO Sign Agreement for 3D Laser Scanners
August 31, 2012