Group Milestones

Follow the OMG story from our earliest days, through our key achievements over the last 30 years, to today's global technology leader.

 

1993. Third generation Vicon

Vicon is proud to launch their third generation Vicon system - the Vicon 370.

1990. First clinical gait analysis customer

Newington Children’s Hospital, USA become the first clinical gait analysis customer.

1990. Vicon systems sold to specific markets

At the start of the 1990s, the company embarks upon a strategy of applying Vicon technology to specific markets, firstly in the field of clinical gait analysis for medical assessment, followed in the mid-90s by computer graphics animation for the film, broadcast and games industry. A DTI SMART (Small firms Merit Award for Research and Technology) grant provides initial development funding supplemented by self-generated profits in each of the subsequent years of the decade. By the end of the decade, the business will have grown ten-fold, and become the leader in both markets.