Absolid is a mechanical engineering company offering computer automated design (CAD) services from the idea phase till production phase. The company formerly known as RISE was taken over at 2009 by Erik Emmen and is located in Zemst, Belgium. Due to the company’s versatile and broad knowledge, a number of design projects have been succesfully realized in Belgium, The Netherlands and Germany covering a whole scale of different industries.
Absolid is an all-round machine designing company and has been working on a large number of projects in distinguive sectors. Examples of such projects are: solar cell inspection machinery, pharmaceutical production facilities, food production, automation of abbrasive material production and conceptual design of thermoplastic composites production to name a few.
Besides CAD services, Absolid’s focus changed to 3D scanning since 2013. A portable 3D scanner with turntable was built for half-automated scanning of small static objects. Furthermore the interest in 3D capturing grew steadily leading to new market opportunities, such as reverse enigineering.