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Ranger3 from SICK honored with 2018 Innovators Award

Boston, MA, April 11, 2018 – On April 10, SICK (, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of machine vision, was presented with a Gold-level award in the 3D camera category at the 4th Annual Vision Systems Design Innovators Awards presentation, held during The Vision Show. Ranger3 was recognized by a panel of esteemed experts from system integrator and end-user companies.

The Ranger3 camera offers a unique CMOS sensor for superior 3D performance. The camera represents a breakthrough in the number of 3D profiles per second, in combination with a large height range and high image quality. This expanded functionality means users will increase the performance in quality control in various industries and gain a higher production throughput. Ranger3 will be launched and available for the broader market in the 2nd half of 2018.
About the Vision Systems Design 2018 Innovators Awards program
The Vision Systems Design 2018 Innovators Awards program reviewed and recognized the most innovative products and services in the vision and image processing industry. Honorees were announced at the Vision Show 2018 held in Boston, MA, USA. Criteria used in the Innovators Awards ranking included: originality, innovation; impact on designers, systems integrators and end-users; fulfilling a need in the market that hasn’t been addressed, leveraging a novel technology, and increasing productivity.
About SICK

SICK is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, encoders and automatic identification products for industrial applications. With more than 1000 patents, SICK continues to lead the industry in new product innovations. The diversity of its product line allows SICK to offer solutions at every phase of production in the logistics, automotive, packaging, electronics, food and beverage, and material handling markets. SICK AG was founded in 1946 and has operations or representation in 65 countries worldwide.