AUGUST 23--QImaging (Vancouver, B.C., Canada; www.qimaging.com), which designs, manufactures, and markets high-performance digital FireWire cameras for scientific and industrial imaging applications, has been acquired by Roper Industries Inc. (Bogart, GA). The company will operate as a Roper subsidiary, complementing Roper's existing imaging businesses.
Alexander Fernandes, president of QImaging, said, "We look forward to Roper's strategic support as we continue to innovate and provide digital imaging systems to meet the demanding applications in the scientific and industrial imaging markets."
"QImaging's excellent products will expand our broad range of solutions in digital imaging cameras, systems, and software," said Roper's Will Crocker, group vice president, analytical instrumentation. "We believe that customers will benefit from the combination of Roper's resources and QImaging's innovation."