3D Scanners Market Scope
3D scanning is the process of capturing digital information about the silhouette of an object. It records the exact size and shape of the object as a three-dimensional representation in the computer. Increasing applications of 3D scanning technology in retail, healthcare, construction, and others guide the market growth. For instance, Davis scientist from the University of California has developed a scanner capable of producing 3D images of the entire human body at once in partnership with Shanghai-based United Imaging Healthcare (UIH). Further, increasing demand for 3D Metrology and Structured-light 3D scanners expected to drive the market over the forecasted period
According to AMA, the Global 3D Scanners market is expected to see growth rate of 9.41%
Numerous players are present in the market hence fragmented nature of the market. Market leaders are focusing on technological developments owing to increasing demand for 3D scanning technology from the numerus industries. Research Analyst at AMA estimates that United States Players will contribute to the maximum growth of Global 3D Scanners market throughout the predicted period.
Hexagon AB (Sweden), FARO Technologies, Inc. (United States), Trimble Inc. (United States), Topcon Corporation (Japan), 3D Systems Corporation (United States), 3D Digital Corporation (United States), Perceptron Inc. (United States), Kreon Technology (France), Carl Zeiss Optotechnik GmBH (Germany), Shapegrabber (Canada), Fuel 3D (United Kingdom), Arctec 3D (Luxemburg), Capture 3D (United States), Creaform, Inc. (Canada), Basis Software Inc. (United States), Maptek Pty Ltd. (United States), True Point Laser Scanning LLC (United States) and Next Engine (United States) are some of the key players that are part of study coverage. Additionally, the Players which are also part of the research are RangeVision (Russia), Exact Metrology (United States), Trimet (United States), SHINING 3D (China), Nikon Metrology NV (Belgium), Thor3D (Russia), 3D Scanco (United States) and Paracosm, Inc. (United States).
The research aims to propose a patent-based approach in searching for potential technology partners as a supporting tool for enabling open innovation. The study also proposes a systematic searching process of technology partners as a
preliminary step to select the emerging and key players that are involved in implementing market estimations. While patent analysis is employed to overcome the aforementioned data- and process-related limitations, as expenses occurred in that technology allows us to estimate the market size by evolving segments as target market from total available market.
The study have segmented the market of Global 3D Scanners market by Type (Laser 3D Scanner and Structured Light 3D Scanner), by Application (Reverse Engineering, Quality Control & Inspection, Virtual Simulation, Computer-Aided inspections (CAI) and Others) and Region with country level break-up.
On the basis of geography, the market of 3D Scanners has been segmented into South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico).
21st February 2019, Thor 3D engaged 3D digital imaging technologies launches Calibry, hand-held 3D scanner and 11th November 2018, Shining 3D a China-based digitizing and printing solutions provider launches Einscan pro 2x 3d scanner.
- Emphasizing On Virtual Design Construction (VDC)
- Increasing Demand from Construction Industry for Building Information Modelling (BIM)
- Rising Demand for 3D Metrology across Numerous Industries
- Analyses the Exact Physical Dimensions of Any Physical Object Thus Saves Time in Designing Work
- The emergence of Structured-Light 3D Scanner
- Technological Advancement in 3D Scanning Techniques
- High Cost Associated to 3D Scanners
- Lack of Technical Expertise to Adopt New Technology
- Increasing Effectiveness of 3D Scanner for Working with Complex Shapes and Parts
- Availability of Low-Cost Substitute Product for 3D Scanning in Market
Key Target Audience3D Scanner Product and Device Manufacturers, Original Technology Designers and Suppliers, Raw Material Suppliers, Integrated Device Manufacturers (IDMs), Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), 3D Scanning/Metrology Forums, Alliances, and Associations and Investors and Venture Capitalists