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Renishaw’s new pioneering encoder boldly goes into space

Renishaw, the global metrology specialist, has reached another milestone in the application of its technology by deploying products in space for the first time. The European Space Agency’s Sentinel-1A satellite was launched from the European spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on April 3rd 2014, with Renishaw’s new space-encoder technology installed on the advanced Optical Communications…