Lyngsoe systems company profile and history

Lyngsoe Systems is one of the world’s leading software developers and systems integrators of logistics solutions for a wide range of complex logistics chain environments within the airport, postal, supply chain, library and healthcare markets.

More than 5,000 logistics solutions worldwide

We have been designing, installing and maintaining control and track-and-trace systems for more than 40 years and are leaders within the radio frequency identification (RFID) technology market.

With more than 5,000 installations worldwide in more than 60 countries, the Lyngsoe team demonstrates extensive customer process knowledge and advanced expertise within solution design, software development, integration, service and maintenance.

In addition, we provide complete project management and consultancy services for our installations worldwide.

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Founded by Søren T. Lyngsø AS

Lyngsoe Systems was originally founded as a division of Søren T. Lyngsø AS (established in 1952 in Copenhagen). The company developed automation solutions within the areas of energy, environment, marine and industry, as well as producing computer electronics.

Sep 01, 1952

On 1 September 1994, Lyngsoe Systems was sold in a management buy-out to the management group.

Sep 01, 1994

Accelerated global expansion

In 1999 Lyngsoe Systems accelerated our global expansion with a sales and service office in Frederick, Maryland, USA. From here we now service more than 80 clients based in North America.

1999
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Investing in Net-Mill International AS

The following year Lyngsoe Systems invested in Net-Mill International AS, a company specializing in the mobile Internet, and in 2001 an office was opened in Toronto, Canada through the acquisition of two local RFID technology companies.

Toronto is home to a sales and service office, and an RFID R&D and manufacturing facility that is considered to be one of the leading RFID innovators in the world.

2000-2001

Expansion in Romania

By 2005 Lyngsoe Systems had expanded into Romania, and this office provides project management, software development and technical services for Lyngsoe Systems’ product platform Catellae™ and system installations worldwide.

2005
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Acquires FKI Logistex Library Solutions

Lyngsoe Systems acquired the global FKI Logistex Library Solutions in September 2009. The acquisition included engineering, manufacturing, software, service and intellectual property of the worldwide Library business.

Since the mid-1970s Lyngsoe Systems has been partnering with Crisplant (now Beumer), and later on, their library unit became FKI Logistex.

This long-lasting relationship paved the way for the change in ownership of the Library Solutions business. The best from FKI Logistex Library Solutions has been integrated with Lyngsoe Systems’ expertise within RFID and logistics solutions.

Sep, 2009

Catacap acquires a majority stake in Lyngsoe Systems

In March 2014 private equity fund CataCap acquired a majority stake in Lyngsoe Systems. With Lyngsoe Systems’ current size and position in the global market, the former owners believed that it was the right time to form a partnership with a professional investor that could help to strengthen the strategic and operational competencies in order to secure continued growth for the company.

CataCap invests with the aim of acting as a catalyst for sustainable step changes through a systematic and consistent approach to business development. This is done in close cooperation with management and employees through increased utilization of the company’s strong market positions.

Mar, 2014
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Modern office facilities

In 2019 all the facilities at the headquater went through a renovation so now we work in some of the most modern office facilities.

2019

Lyngsoe Systems acquired P.V. Supa Group

In January 2021, Lyngsoe Systems acquired Finnish-based P.V. Supa Group, and its related companies in UK (2QR) and US (P.V. Supa Inc.), creating the global leader in intelligent automation solutions for libraries.

Building on 50 years of combined experience serving the librarian, second-to-none innovative capabilities based on the Scandinavian design heritage and undisputable customer dedication, unifying two of the Library market’s leading players into one strong entity will deliver new complementary solutions and services to libraries across the world and even stronger support to the large existing customer base.

Jan 07, 2021

Subsidiary companies

The headquarter of Lyngsoe Systems is located in Aars, Northern Jutland in Denmark.

The headquarters also comprise of research & development, RFID test center, sales, hosting center, project and service facilities along with administration functions.

Lyngsoe Systems, Inc. (est. in 1999) Sales, project and service office in Maryland, USA for servicing our customers in North America.

Lyngsoe Systems Ltd. (est. in 2001) Sales, project, RFID R&D, RFID test center and production facility in Toronto, Canada, which is considered as one of the leading RFID innovators in the world.

Library

Advanced self-service lending, returns and sorting systems using RFID, barcode to RFID conversion, Library Management System (LMS) integration and security systems.

Postal & logistics

Increasing visibility, efficiency, traceability and cutting costs for the postal services of the world by monitoring, analyzing, optimizing and managing postal processes. We cover around 85% of world mail flow.

Manufactoring & Supply Chain

Automating the capture of manufacturing and distribution data helps you eliminate manual processes, avoid delays in data entry and provide you with full real-time visibility to understand, reason, plan and manage even better. Better and faster data gives you the ability to react in real-time, reduce error and increase efficiency in manufacturing and distribution, which is necessary to grow your business. We create full traceability and security though-out your global supply chain, prevent you from counterfeits and protect your brand.

Healthcare

RTLS based logistic optimization at hospitals, including real-time localization and tracking of equipment, personnel, beds, sterile sets and supplies. Using eg. RFID RTLS technology. (Lyngsoe LIVE Logistics™ ).

Customs & Shipping

The ultimate in container seal management utilizing high security electronic seals. We help government authorities and private companies detect container tampering and thefts as well as providing them with full tracking capabilities.

Airport & Airlines

Improving airport logistics and enhancing passenger services through streamlining baggage handling and cutting down the number of lost items.
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