History of V&F: 1990 - 1999


1990

IMR became the standard technology for engine and catalyst measurement. In the european and north american automobile industry V&F Analyzers were present in their R&D facilities.

1993

V&F announced that V&F Analyzers have been selected as a world wide provider for refillable PET bottle inspection devices (RefPET-Sniffer) for The Coca Cola Company.

1994

V&F moved to the actual registered business address and started the OEM bulk production of CANIS analyzers (refillable PET sniffers) for Soudronic, a former partner of V&F.

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1995

The start of the european project EUREKA led to a new instrument design. The first V&F analyzer under the Airsense label, called Airsense 500, was introduced.

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[Translate to en:] 1996

Development of the first HSense prototype.

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1997

V&F has signed a resale agreement with MS4 in Germany and founded a subsidiary in Canada called  V&F Gas Analysis Systems.

1998

V&F takes over the complete IMR-MS business and the related patents from Atomika Instruments GmbH in Germany.

The HSense analyzer was introduced to the industry in order to fulfill the demand of a highly dynamic H2 and He analytical instrument. Based on the Electron Impact Ionization and using a magnetic sector field as a mass filter, the HSense mass spectrometer is optimized to measure H2 and He fast and reliable.

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1999

DHS a Swiss company that offers analytical instruments joined the V&F resale partners team. DHSrepresents V&F in Switzerland.

V&F developed and introduced the brand new Airsense 2000 model.

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