Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe signs ScopeControl contract with DOVIDEQ medical

Olympus Surgical Technolgies Europe and DOVIDEQ medical signed a contract for the delivery of ScopeControl.

ScopeControl is the first fully automatic measuring device, designed for the quality control of rigid endoscopes.

ScopeControl determines whether the endoscope still meets the required quality standards. It gives a clear value in figures of all kind of parameters. Pictures made of the internal of endoscopes support these values. All measuring data will be stored. Management reports can be made easily.

Marcus Storm, General Manager International Service, Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe explains the value add of ScopeControl. “We followed the improvements of the development of ScopeControl during the last year. ScopeControl is a very suitable device for a fast, objective measurement of incoming and outgoing endoscopes. It is also easy to implement. This is a valueable, state of art tool to implement in our customer delivery proces. DOVIDEQ medical is an innovative and flexible organisation which helps us to actively monitor our endoscope quality and even more, improve our customers’ satisfaction.

Bert Dommerholt CEO DOVIDEQ medical: “It is of great importance to welcome a very important customer as Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe. Olympus is a great brand in the medical industry. We are happy that they recognize our technology as an improvement in the endoscope industry. The developing process of ScopeControl. will be continued to add even more functionality to satisfy the industry.”

About Olympus

Olympus Europa is the headquarters for the region Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) of the Olympus Corporation, Tokyo. As a worldwide leading manufacturer of optical and digital precision technology, Olympus provides innovative solutions for state-of-the-art medical systems, digital cameras as well as scientific solutions in the fields of microscopy and industrial inspection. The company’s award winning products are instrumental in detecting, preventing and healing illness, driving scientific research and documenting life with artistic freedom. In the hands of its customers, Olympus’ high-tech products help to make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling.

As subsidiary company Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe is the development and production center for medical products in the fields of rigid endoscopy, high-frequency surgery, operating room integration and reprocessing. In the medical disciplines of urology, gynecology, general surgery, ENT and orthopedics, Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe combines core competencies such as research, development, production, service and training. From basic research to instrument development Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe works together with health care professionals and leading research institutes. The company is thus always on the pulse of research and knows the needs of its customers.