A privately held company since September 2002, Polhemus has previously been owned and operated by major aerospace companies. In just its first years of being privately owned, Polhemus introduced several new products, and multiple software releases. Polhemus continues to release cutting edge technology with the latest and greatest in electromagnetic tracking, making Polhemus an industry leader recognized for putting "Innovation in Motion."Polhemus is the number one global provider of 3D position/orientation tracking systems, digitizing technology solutions, eye-tracking systems and handheld three-dimensional scanners. These products are used for the medical industry, university research, military training and simulation industry, and the computer-aided design industry. True to our mission, we give our customers the power to break new ground through innovative, cost-effective enabling technologies for the real and virtual world.The company was founded in 1969 by Bill Polhemus in Grand Rapids, Michigan. In 1970 Polhemus moved to the Burlington, Vermont area. Polhemus has been developing 3D tracking solutions for over 40 years. We have an ongoing commitment to delivering the best solutions. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality 3D motion tracking systems for motion capture, scanning and overall tracking applications.