Adept Technology acquires Hexavision Technologies

Adept Technology Inc. (San Jose, Calif.) announced July 24 that it has acquired HexaVision Technologies, a Quebec-based machine vision R&D company. HexaVision develops high-performance vision software for machine and robot guidance in the photonics, telecommunications, semiconductor and automotive industries.

By Staff September 1, 2000

Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada Adept Technology Inc. (San Jose, Calif.) announced July 24 that it has acquired HexaVision Technologies, a Quebec-based machine vision R&D company. HexaVision develops high-performance vision software for machine and robot guidance in the photonics, telecommunications, semiconductor and automotive industries. “HexaVision’s core technology—with techniques that achieve accuracy up to 1/40th of a pixel—brings us new guidance vision algorithms and increases our performance in critical and demanding applications, such as vision servos for fiber optic assembly,” says Brian Carlisle, Adept’s chairman and ceo.