Ambienta buys German leader Mikrotron

Ambienta SGR buys German leader Mikrotron, taking a further step towards growing its European machine vision platform


Milan, 14 January 2016

Ambienta, the largest European private equity fund specialized in environmental investments is pleased to announce the purchase of Mikrotron, a German based leader in high speed machine vision cameras.

Mikrotron, together with Tattile, which Ambienta purchased in 2012, will constitute the core of LakeSight Technologies, the consolidation project backed by Ambienta aimed at build in European leader in the machine vision sector.

Machine vision systems, typically used in quality inspection and automation solutions for industrial processes, are crucial in reducing unnecessary processing, thus improving energy and materials efficiency.…… (read more, download PDF)