Press release, November 26, 2019

m-u-t and Rosenbauer Brandschutz present IGNIS3D

  • The first infrared early fire detection system with laser distance measurement
  • m-u-t and Rosenbauer Brandschutz are strategically collaborating as innovation partners

m-u-t GmbH, a leading company in the field of photonics and part of the Nynomic Group, and Rosenbauer Brandschutz GmbH, a company of the Rosenbauer Group, have gotten off to a flying start with the market launch of IGNIS3D. This highly innovative infrared camera system for early fire detection is the first result of a strategic innovation partnership between the two companies. It employs long-wave infrared video technology for contactless surface temperature measuring. IGNIS3D is marketed under the Rosenbauer brand.

As the world's first camera system of its kind, the IGNIS3D measures three-dimensional information using ingenious laser range finding, and subsequently uses this information to precisely cool down potential hazards. 

Fabian Peters, Managing Director of m-u-t GmbH: "We are delighted to have gained a proven specialist and important cooperation partner in the Rosenbauer Group, a world-leading manufacturer of firefighting technology for preventive and defensive firefighting and disaster control. With our many years of experience in developing customer-specific solutions and series production of products for early fire detection, we are an ideal partner for Rosenbauer."

Hubert Heissl, Managing Director of Rosenbauer Brandschutz: "Our products are used across the globe. Rosenbauer, as a long-standing global market leader and full service provider in fire protection, and m-u-t, with its unique technological expertise, are a perfect match. Together, we hope to play a key role in making early fire detection systems an even more prominent part of preventive fire protection."

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