Major Chinese Tier 1 Automotive Camera supplier selects AEi CMAT Platform for Surround View Camera Manufacturing

Wilmington, MA – June 18, 2015

AEi announced that its CMAT Modular platform was selected by a Major Chinese Tier 1 Automotive camera supplier  to build wide field of view (WFOV) surround-view cameras.

Surround-view cameras are used extensively for ADAS systems to help detect blind spots, identify and see objects around a vehicle and provide essential data needed to help control future autonomous vehicles.  _DSC1398_01_lr“The number of camera per vehicle is rapidly increasing and customers need a high volume production system that can handle large lens diameters and fields of view to 180 degrees”, said Patrick Tong, General Manger AEi ASIA.  Tong added, “ The CMAT platform production capabilities, high throughput and  access to highly experienced AEi engineers to help with their camera DFM (design for manufacturability) were the key reasons AEi’s CMAT Modular platform was selected”.

About AEi
Automation Engineering, Inc. (AEi), founded in 1990, is the leading supplier of capital equipment used by manufacturers worldwide to assemble and test camera modules and optical subsystems used in the automotive, consumer, security and medical markets. The Company offers the most comprehensive portfolio of fully-automated manufacturing and test solutions available, which is used to assemble, measure and verify the mechanical, electrical and optical quality during volume manufacturing.  AEi has built a reputation as the standard for optomechanical assembly and test equipment in the industry.  AEi is the premiere manufacturers of “Active Alignment” Camera Module manufacturing systems. AEi’s customers include leading global manufacturers of camera and optical modules in the automotive, consumer and mobile markets. AEi has operations in the U.S., Europe, and Asia.

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