Inspection

Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Dimensional Inspection Services Provider Q-PLUS Labs, Inc. to Exhibit at 2016 Space Tech Expo

May 23, 2016

Irvine, CA – Q-PLUS Labs Inc., a premier full service dimensional measurement and inspection laboratory and distributor of measuring and inspection equipment systems and accessories, announces it will be an exhibitor at SpaceTechExpo in Pasadena, CA. The show’s exhibition hall will have exhibits “covering satellite systems, launch vehicle and spacecraft design, engineering, testing, and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Siemens to Provide Long-term Service for New Panda Hummel Station Power Plant in U.S.

May 17, 2016

Siemens has been awarded a 23-year long-term service and maintenance agreement for the upcoming Panda Hummel Station, a 1,124 megawatt (MW) combined cycle power plant in Pennsylvania. The customer is Panda Power Funds, headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The new agreement includes coverage of scheduled maintenance activities, program management, and parts for the plant’s three SGT6-5000F gas... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services

Scienscope Enters Exclusive Representative Agreement with ARK Manufacturing Solutions, LLC for Arizona, New Mexico and Sonora, Mexico

May 9, 2016

Chino, CA — Scienscope International, a complete inspection solutions provider, has appointed Ark Manufacturing Solutions as its exclusive manufacturers’ representative in the Southwestern U.S. ARK Manufacturing Solutions will represent Scienscope’s state-of-the-art X-ray cabinet systems. Dave Murrin, President and principal owner of ARK Mfg. Solutions commented, “We are very pleased... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bosch Decides for AXI from Viscom

April 12, 2016

Hanover – Robert Bosch GmbH and Viscom AG continue their partnership in the automated X-ray inspection (AXI) area. Bosch's decision came after an intensive evaluation, during which Viscom impressed with the X7056 AXI. Viscom’s X7056 AXI is the focus of this agreement, and Bosch verifies the Viscom’s technical competence in this area: "We trust the quality and inspection performance... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Packaging Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

X-ray System accommodates tall, wide, and dense packages.

April 11, 2016

Designed for food companies, NextGuard C500 features USDA-/FDA-approved urethane belt that operates from 16&ndash;164 fpm and accommodates up to 25 lb packages measuring 19.7 x 9.8 in. X-ray beam width and arc-shaped detector eliminate blind spots in inspection tunnel, while availability of 160 W (80 kV/2 mA) or 200 W (100 kV, 2 mA) power sources ensures enough X-ray power to penetrate thick and dense packaged products. Watertight USB 2.0 and Ethernet ports are standard.<br /> Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

CT Inspection from NVision Helps Bottler Eliminate Sealing Flaws

April 5, 2016

Southlake, TX – NVision, Inc., recently used its CT inspection and reverse engineering services to help a leading beverage manufacturer resolve sealing flaws in its large-sized bottles. NVision, a leader in U.S. reengineering services and technology, used its advanced computed tomography (CT) scanning technology to inspect the sealing surfaces of the bottles and reverse-engineer them so that... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Scienscope Wins an NPI Award for its New X-ray Component Counter at APEX

March 22, 2016

Chino, CA – Scienscope International announces that it has been awarded a 2016 NPI Award in the category of Test Inspection – AXI for its new AXI5100c X-ray Component Counter. The award was presented to the company during a Tuesday, March 15, 2016 ceremony that took place at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO. The AXI5100c is a new innovation in counting components,... Read More

Packaging Equipment, Services

Sambrailo Launches New Site and Suite of Services

March 21, 2016

Watsonville – CA – Sambrailo Packaging is kicking off 2016 with a new web site and “Suite of Services” branded as Sambrailo Resource Management. The company has always been on the forefront of providing innovative and integrated packaging solutions to customers. The new site, www.sambrailo.com, now presents these solutions in an easy-to-navigate,... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

California Test House Selected for the Service Technology Award Judged by Its Own Customers

March 17, 2016

FREMONT, CA — Datest, a leading provider of advanced, efficient and mission-critical in-circuit testing, test engineering, and X-ray inspection solutions, announces that it received a 2016 Service Excellence Award (SEA) from Circuits Assembly magazine in the Test Laboratories category. Datest won the award based on its outstanding customer ratings. Mike Buetow, Circuits Assembly’s... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Speed Up Your AOI and X-ray Inspection with Viscom at APEX

February 22, 2016

Duluth, GA – Viscom announced today that it will exhibit in Booth #1763 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Viscom’s applications experts will present the company’s new 3D AOI and X-ray developments. The world’s first and only combined in-line 3D AXI/3D AOI system For the first time in North America Viscom will... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Scienscope to Launch New X-ray Component Counter at APEX

February 19, 2016

Chino, CA - Scienscope International, a complete inspection solutions provider, will exhibit in Booth #1038 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Scienscope will launch their new AXI5100c X-ray Component Counter for the first time and showcase some of its flagship AXI products: X-SCOPE 1800, X-SCOPE 6000 and AXI-8000. The... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Nordson Test and Inspection to Showcase Market-leading X-ray Inspection Systems at IPC APEX 2016

February 19, 2016

New MatriX X3# Automated X-ray Inspection System to be shown for the first time in the Americas Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, UK / Feldkirchen, Germany — Nordson DAGE and MatriX Technologies, divisions of Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN), will exhibit in Booth #1845 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Attendees are... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

VJ Electronix to Demo Improved Second Generation Technologies at APEX

February 18, 2016

VJ Electronix, Inc., the leader in rework technologies and global provider of advanced X-ray inspection systems, will exhibit in Booth #1834 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company will demonstrate the improved Micra system, XQuik II with AccuCount Technology, Summit II and Vertex II. The popular Micra is designed... Read More

Packaging Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Nutraceutical Firm Maximizes Product Quality

February 12, 2016

Health Specialties Manufacturing (HSM) could borrow the tagline Ford used in the 80s and 90s: "Quality Is Job 1." To protect product quality, the company installed a standalone Safeline SideChek x-ray inspection system from Mettler-Toledo Safeline in January 2015. The machine ensures HSM's products – including probiotics, enzymes, vitamins and joint-muscle blends – are free of... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Growing Demand for Product Inspection Brings Eagle to IPPE 2016

February 2, 2016

Atlanta, GA, U.S. –  For the first time, Eagle Product Inspection (Eagle) was on hand at the International Production and Processing Exhibition (IPPE), Hall B at Booth 6264, to offer expert advice to the meat, poultry and feed industries with regard to inline x-ray inspection, fat analysis and quality control checks. The market demand for high-throughput, efficient inspection systems is... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Services

Scienscope Enters Exclusive Representative Agreement with Atlantech Inc.

January 14, 2016

Chino, CA - Scienscope International, a complete inspection solutions provider, has appointed Atlantech Inc. as its exclusive manufacturers’ representative in the Mid-Atlantic and South Atlantic region. Atlantech will represent Scienscope’s state-of-the-art X-ray cabinet systems. “We are very pleased to have the opportunity to work with Scienscope, as this is the type of new innovative... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

PNC Purchases Real time X-Ray Inspection System - The Jewel Box 70T from Glenbrook Technologies

December 15, 2015

Nutley, NJ: Sam Sangani, President and owner of PNC has announced that his company recently acquired a new X-Ray inspection system, the Jewel Box 70T from Glenbrook Technologies. This system has an 80KV micron focal spot x ray tube for up to 500X geometric and 1,200X electronic magnification. It allows x-y-z movement rotation and tilt with joy stick positioning. It can accommodate a 16 x18... Read More

Services

Metal Fabricators Protect Employees and Capital Investment with Omron's Annual Machine Safety Check-Up

December 10, 2015

FREMONT, CA – Omron Safety Services offers manufacturers in metal fabrication and forming industries a cost effective inspection service to ensure that metal fabrication and forming machines such as press brakes, presses, shears, stamping and cutting machines are safeguarded to the regulations, and thus keeping employees safer while protecting their investment in machinery. An experienced... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Services

Exact Metrology Named Exclusive U.S. Distributor for Procon Industrial X-Ray Machines

December 2, 2015

Procon X-RAY GmBH, a leader in custom-designed industrial CT scanners, will be available in USA through Exact Metrology Exact Metrology announced today the signing of an agreement with ProCon X-Ray for exclusive rights to distribute the company's product line throughout the USA. ProCon, located in Germany, has been developing x-ray systems for non-destructive testing since 2004. The... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Remote Telemetry Unit offers M2M communications via SMS.

November 3, 2015

Designed specifically for remote monitoring systems, Infinite SCOM-100 GSM/GPRS Edge RTU supports water tank level monitoring and pump control. Internet-enabled unit can send machine-to-machine SMS commands on event to other SCOM-100 devices to perform local action. Device can also connect to central station using GPRS communications and use standard OPC Server functionality to connect to host SCADA system. Using M2M functionality, any number of SCOM-100 units can communicate with each other. Read More