Neptec (now Maxar Technologies)
Extreme condition 3D object detection, $32M acquisition by Maxar Technologies.
Ensure the laser 3D scanning technology can operate reliably in world’s harshest work environments.
Build 3D virtual model of device for FEA simulation of the design prior to in-field testing.
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Tough Design Challenges
Ensure device can operate reliably in the world's harshest environments.
Creative Problem Solving
Use lightweight and strong beryllium metal housing to support laser.
Integrate custom PCB’s and laser technology into robust waterproof enclosure.
Move from concept to functional prototype in under nine weeks.
Neptec concept design rendering
3D CAD Virtual Simulation
Bench model prototype for testing of 3D laser scanning
First volume production unit of fully-functional product