Company history - ViALUX GmbH

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ISO 9001 : 2015
EN ISO 13485 : 2016


ViALUX company
ViALUX GmbH is a fully privately held company. It was established in 2000 in Chemnitz/Germany.
The ViALUX team has long-term experience in optics, image processing, and optoelectronics. Knowledge and skill of the highly qualified team of engineers is the source of product innovations at the leading edge of technology. A network of distributors covers the industrial areas in Asia, America, and Europe providing local service. Exporting more than 80% of its annual production ViALUX is proud to serve customers worldwide.
ViALUX productsViALUX develops, produces, and distributes electro-optical components and optical measurement systems for 3D-shape and deformation analysis. ViALUX products are successfully sold into different markets: automotive industry, steel industry, machine-vision industry, life science, medicine, and research & development. Three main products represent the ViALUX portfolio:
  • DLP Products
  • zSnapper® 3D scanner
  • AutoGrid® strain measurement
As a Design House Partner for the Texas Instruments DLP® line of products, ViALUX has been supporting new emerging DLP applications since more than 20 years. Our DLP subsystems enable customers to get full-scale access to the outstanding DLP performance and to step easily into the digital micro mirror technology. The ViALUX engineers provide comprehensive consultation and product support including all aspects of high-speed DMD control, solid-state light sources, and light engine design.
Based upon DLP technology ViALUX offers full-field 3D scanner systems which allow medical grade 3D scanning with high reliability and accuracy concurrent with ease of use. Unique hardware design and long-term proven sophisticated software algorithms yield outstanding 3D frame rates of 40 Hz for capturing full body or body parts. ViALUX zSnapper® devices are successfully used in health care facilities and clinics.
High-precision photogrammetry is implemented in the AutoGrid® strain measurement systems. Designed and developed along the needs in sheet metal industry AutoGrid® technology has become the proven solution for strain analysis in an industrial environment of a stamping plant. AutoGrid® strain measurement solutions benefit the international automotive industry including Tier1 suppliers, die makers, and integrators as well as steel producers.
With a company-wide emphasis on quality, ViALUX maintains an ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 13485:2012 certified Quality Assurance program. Clear organization structure, well-defined goals and strategies, efficient and transparent controlling processes are guarantee for top product quality.
ViALUX Milestones
Founded by Roland Höfling und Petra Aswendt
Design House Partner of Texas Instruments
Intec Award winner for AutoGrid® product
Photonics Circle of Excellence Award, San Jose, for zSnapper® 3D Scanner based upon DLP® and blue high-power LED
ISO 9001 certified
Construction of new company building
EN ISO 13485 certified for medical product manufacturing
Construction of additional manufacturing facility
World's 1st mobile medical 3D full body scanner
Delivery of 1000th zSnapper®
Recertification according to ISO 9001 : 2015 and EN ISO 13485 : 2012 + AC : 2012
Recertification according to ISO 9001 : 2015 and EN ISO 13485 : 2016
BodyLux® 3d body scanner certified as a medical device with measuring function
Successful change of management – Oliver Seifert and Jens Kümmel assume the leadership
ViALUX GmbH birds eye perspective
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