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Scape Technologies, known as Scape – The Bin-Picking Company, is a Danish software automation company and the most experienced supplier in the challenging field of Bin-Picking. Handling randomly placed parts from a bin by means of a robot is our core competence and what makes us the world market leader in Bin-Picking.
  
Scape is driven by a dedicated and innovative mindset throughout the entire organization and a will to solve a well-known challenge in production environments worldwide. Our success in developing and implementing standardized solutions allows easy adaption to each customer's special requirements. Since 2011 more than 80 standardized SCAPE Bin-Picking solutions are implemented and in full production at several customers all over Europe. And that is only the beginning.

Scape is located in Odense, in the center of Denmark’s thriving robotic research and industrial activity community, and maintains close ties to the University of Southern Denmark, Aalborg University, RoboCluster and Danish Technological Institute. SCAPE is also a member of the RoboCluster SupplyNet – a network of robot companies that supply roughly 80% of all robotic systems to the Danish market.

About us

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Professor Ivar Balslev (L) and Ph.d. René Dencker (R)

Professor Ivar Balslev (L) and
Ph.d. René Dencker (R)

Timeline


FOCUS 2019 AND FORWARD:

Scale sales & distribution through integrators for our fast-growing customer pipeline. Strengthen our technological advancement even more.


2018: NASDAQ WELCOMES SCAPE TO FIRST NORTH GROWTH MARKETS

Scape IPO at Nasdaq First North, Copenhagen.


2016: HELLO GERMANY!

Scape is hiring in Denmark and Germany for our new sales office in Ingolstadt.


2014: HELLO CHINA!

Scape established in China: Shenzhen Scape Technologies Ltd. Co. 15 Chinese customer contracts are in place


2013-14: NEW OWNERS – CONTINUED INNOVATION

Management Buy Out: MBO Continued product innovation projects. SCAPE Mini-Picker is introduced.


2011-13: BREAKTHROUGH IN AUTOMOTIVE AND IN EUROPE

SCAPE Bin-Pickers are implemented in Germany, Sweden, Italy and Finland. We achieve our breakthrough in Automotive.


2010: THE FIRST STANDARDIZED SOLUTION

The first standardized SCAPE Bin-Picker is implemented in production at DFT-Presswork.


2009: A FINANCIAL RECOGNITION

Scape chieve project funding from Danish National Advanced Technology Foundation.


2007: THE VISION IS PROVED AT GRUNDFOS

The first two production systems are implemented at leading pump manufacturer Grundfos A/S, proving our vision in real life.


2004: A VISION OF BIN-PICKING AUTOMATION

Scape Technologies was founded by professor Ivar Balslev and Ph.D. René Dencker, based upon a vision of developing Bin-Picking robots for manufacturing areas needing reliable and effective cost reduction or automation systems. The result of this hard research was SCAPE, an acronym for 'Smart Classifier and Pose Estimator'.  SCAPE is the core of the Scape Technologies bin-picking product SCAPE Bin-Picker.

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