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EVK and AD Science sign distribution agreement for sale of EVK products in Japan

Graz, 20 May, 2021: EVK, an expert company in industrial image processing from Austria and the Japanese distributor AD Science seal their strategic cooperation in the field of industrial image processing by signing a distribution agreement. Both companies take an important step in positioning hyperspectral imaging technologies for industrial sorting and monitoring on the Japanese market.

EVK HELIOS near-infrared hyperspectral imaging systems including the powerful SQALAR data processing software have been since many years successfully employed to analyze and sort heterogeneous material flows worldwide. The advantage of the EVK systems for their users reside in contactless and non-destructive multivariate data analysis of various materials in real-time. For more than 30 years, EVK has been building on its knowledge in industrial applications and today provides sensor-based sorting and monitoring solutions to plant operators and machine manufacturers in waste management, food production, mining, pharmaceutical and many other industries.

Naoto Tsuchiya, President & Representative Director of AD Science, explains: “With products from EVK, we are expanding our portfolio in industrial inline inspection and real-time sorting of heterogeneous material flows. EVK’s experience and products open up new opportunities for us both within our customer base and in the Japanese market in general. In collaboration with our European partner, we can now offer our customers new innovative solutions for inspection and sensor-based sorting.”

Youngsoo Lee, EVK Country Manager Korea and Representative in Asian, adds: “With AD Science as our new distributor, we are proud to offer our market-proven product range to the Japanese market. We are confident that in partnership with AD Science, we can offer our Japanese customers not only our innovative products but also excellent integration support. “

About EVK:

EVK is an expert in industrial imaging and data processing and provides sensor-based solutions for sorting and analyzing bulk material in sectors including recycling, mining, food processing, and pharmaceuticals. The company specializes in the classification and analysis of data using hyperspectral and inductive sensor technologies. EVK is a one-stop-shop offering solutions from data acquisition to data processing and decision making for the industry. More information about EVK can be found at

About AD Science:

AD Science Inc. started in 1992 as a distributor of high-sensitive cooled CCD for researching institute. With this strong scientific background, we have introduced the latest technologies and cutting-edge products to the demanding Japanese market. We always try to reveal the unseen world with the latest machine vision portfolio, X-Ray, infrared, and machine vision cameras. More information about AD Science can be found at

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