Inspection Systems & Instruments

Food Processing & Preparation, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cherney Microbiological Services Teams with Mocon to Assist Food Processors in Identifying Spoilage Causes

August 19, 2016

Minneapolis – With many food companies having limited personnel and technology resources to determine exactly why they are having product spoilage issues, Cherney Microbiological Services, Ltd. has teamed with MOCON, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOCO) to help provide answers. “The best way to rapidly identify the cause of shelf life issues is to fuse the latest in measurement capability with rich,... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Reticle Inspection Systems qualify masks 10 nm and below.

August 19, 2016

Utilizing Dual Imaging technology, Teron™ 640 offers sensitivity necessary to accurately qualify advanced optical masks. Teron™ SL655 with STARlightGold™ technology helps IC manufacturers assess incoming reticle quality, monitor reticle degradation, and detect yield-critical reticle defects. Measurements produced by Teron models are supported by Reticle Decision Center, a data analysis and management system that automates defect disposition decisions and reduces reticle-related patterning errors. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

LX VisualApplets Cameras integrate global shutter CMOS sensors by CMOSIS.

August 19, 2016

Using the graphical programming environment VisualApplets, LX industrial cameras enable even beginners without FPGA knowledge to create unique image processing solutions directly in the camera’s FPGA. Suitable for quality inspections and error-proofing in pharmaceutical and assembly applications, cameras are available with 4, 12 and 20 megapixel resolutions and can process data up to 74 fps. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Belt-Fed Digital Sorters combine smart and Hi-Res technologies.

August 12, 2016

Able to detect and remove sub-millimeter size defects and foreign material while virtually eliminating false rejects, belt-fed VERYX® food sorters provide sustainable, all-sided surface inspection. Customizable and modular design can be tailored to product characteristics and production objectives regarding choice of sensors, sensor positions, lighting, separation/ejection system, product handling, and software. Smart features enable virtually unattended operation during normal operation. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

PNL Awarded $3.6 Million in Army Contracts

August 4, 2016

MONONA, Wis. - Phoenix Nuclear Labs (PNL) announced today that it has been awarded multiple contracts by the U.S. Army totaling $3.6 million. Under these contracts, PNL will build an advanced neutron radiography system to detect defective munitions and demonstrate the ability to use their neutron generators to detect and identify concealed explosive threats. The company will deliver an... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

High-Speed Camera System supports production fault-finding.

August 4, 2016

With PhotoCam SpeederV2, workers can view and identify production errors on integrated 7 in. LCD remote touchscreen. System is available with 1 or 2 miniature remote camera heads that are tethered to camera control unit, providing up to 2,000 fps at full pixel resolution of 512 x 512. Speed Priority Mode enables high-frame-rate, full-resolution video capture to onboard internal memory, while Time Priority Mode supports extended duration video capture, which can be streamed to integrated SSD. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Ascentech to Exhibit Optilia Inspection, GEN3 Systems Solutions at SMTA Ohio Expo & Tech Forum August 4th, 2016

August 2, 2016

Chester, Connecticut, USA – Ascentech LLC will exhibit and demonstrate new test and process optimization instruments and solutions at the upcoming SMTA Ohio Expo Tech Forum August 4th 2016 in Independence (Cleveland) Ohio.  Products will include the Optilia High Definition Camera Inspection System and GEN3 Systems Solder Saver, a solder/dross separation tool, the award-winning GENSONIC... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Camtronics, S.A. Purchases Scienscope X-Scope 2000

August 1, 2016

Chino, CA - July 2016 - Scienscope International, a complete inspection solutions provider, is pleased to announce the recent sale of an X-Scope 2000 to Camtronics, S.A., a contract manufacturer for the aerospace, medical, telcom, and industrial sectors. Camtronics recently purchased an X-SCOPE 2000 X-Ray Inspection System from Scienscope: a full featured, high-performance x-ray inspection... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

MicroHAWK Smart Camera Platform Nominated for Inspect Award 2017

July 19, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global manufacturer and pioneer of miniature barcode imagers and machine vision smart cameras for industrial automation, announces that its MicroHAWK® smart camera platform has been shortlisted for the inspect award 2017 in the category “Automation.” The jury for the inspect award has selected the most innovative solutions nominated in three categories:... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Test & Measuring Instruments

Dynamic Pipe Joint System assembles without special tools. .

July 19, 2016

Featuring easy-to-handle components made of lightweight materials, modular Topper Tube System can be assembled and disassembled without welding, making it reusable and safe to use while maintaining clean, durable finish. Rust inhibitor is applied to inner surfaces for extended lifetime. Offering resistance to oil and chemicals, system can be made into flow racks, inspection tables, packaging tables, and workstations for general assembly, automotive, and electronic component manufacturing. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wafer Defect Inspection/Review Systems aid IC device manufacture.

July 14, 2016

Employing diverse technologies, 3900 and 2930 Series broadband plasma optical inspectors, Puma™ 9980 laser scanning inspector, CIRCL™5 all-surface inspection cluster, Surfscan® SP5XP unpatterned wafer inspector, and eDR7280™ e-beam review and classification tool form wafer inspection solution that enables discovery and control of yield-critical defects at all stages of IC manufacturing. All systems are backed by comprehensive service network. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

OSI Systems Receives Orders for $9 Million for Security Inspection Systems

July 1, 2016

HAWTHORNE, Calif. - OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIS) today announced that its Security division, Rapiscan Systems, received two orders from an international customer totaling approximately $9 million for multiple units of Eagle® Cargo and Vehicle Inspection (CVI) systems; 600 series Baggage and Parcel Inspection (BPI) systems; Metor people screening systems; and related services and support. ... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rudolph Receives Multi-System Order for over $11 Million from a Leading OSAT for Fan-out Wafer Level Packing Inspection

July 1, 2016

Rudolph Inspection, Metrology and Analysis selected for large-scale ramp of Fan-out Wafer Level Package Production (FOWLP). Wilmington, Mass. — Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: RTEC), a leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of defect inspection, lithography, metrology, and process control software used by semiconductor and advanced packaging device manufacturers... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

ASC International to Exhibit at SMTA Upper Midwest Expo

June 30, 2016

MEDINA, MINNESOTA - June 2016 - ASC International, a leading manufacturer of 3-D solder paste inspection (SPI) and automated optical inspection (AOI) systems, today announced that it will exhibit at the SMTA Upper Midwest Expo, scheduled to take place Thursday, June 30, 2016 at the Minneapolis Marriot Southwest Hotel in Minnetonka, MN. ASC International will offer live demonstrations of its... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

ASM Alternative Energy Wafer Inspection Technology Wins Prestigious Terawatt Diamond Award

June 23, 2016

At the recent SNEC PV Power Expo, ASM Alternative Energy (ASM AE) again confirmed its technology leadership as the company took home another Terawatt Diamond Award.  Winning this year for its SolarWIS LITE solar inspection system, the Terawatt Diamond Award is a distinction that recognizes the top 10 highlights of the SNEC event and is selected by the show organizers.    Last year, ASM AE... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gleason to Demonstrate New Solutions for Advanced Gear Production at IMTS 2016

June 23, 2016

Rochester, New York, USA Gleason will demonstrate brand new solutions in advanced gear manufacturing technology on Booth #N-7000 at IMTS 2016, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Among the technologies to be exhibited are: Genesis® 260GX – New Threaded Wheel Grinding Powerhouse The 200/260GX... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Low-Dose Radiography System enhances veterinary industry.

June 23, 2016

Using flat-panel detector, ImageVue™ DR50 enables low-dose radiation image capture in real-time at point of care without sacrificing diagnostic image clarity. Reduction in radiation promotes health and well-being of pets and veterinary professionals, while imaging capabilities enhance visualization of dense anatomy and fine anatomical structures. Capturing digital image in <8 sec, this radiography system can be combined with cloud-based IDEXX Web PACS software for remote access to images. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

FEI Launches Three New Tools for Next-Generation Semiconductor Manufacturing

June 20, 2016

New solutions are designed to address the challenges of 7nm technology node metrology and defect/failure analysis.  Hillsboro, Ore. - FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) announced today the release of three new tools for process control and defect/failure analysis in advanced semiconductor manufacturing. Two of the tools are specifically targeted at the 7nm node, and all are designed to allow manufacturers... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Nordson DAGE Will Show the New Quadra(TM) 7 X-ray Inspection System for the First Time at SEMICON West

June 20, 2016

The future of  X-ray image resolution, reliability and performance Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, UK — Nordson DAGE, a division of Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN), will exhibit in Booth #5844 at SEMICON West, scheduled to take place July 12-14, 2016 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. The leader in X-ray inspection for electronics, Nordson DAGE will show its 4th generation,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Underwater/Air Laser Scanners optimize camera inspections.

June 6, 2016

Designed to attach to camera, Nuclear NM800DA and Non-Nuclear M800DA Distance and Angle Laser Systems accurately measure position relative to target, displaying distance, pitch, and yaw. With demonstrated accuracy of 0.005 in. or better, scanners enable plant operators to consistently capture precise as-built measurements that are critical to successful design of modification and replacement hardware for reactor internals, without need for custom measurement tooling. Read More