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HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Vision Systems

Siemens Manufactures Largest Geared Compressor Rotor in the World

September 29, 2016

Siemens has manufactured and tested the largest geared compressor rotor in the world at its facility in Duisburg, Germany. The first-stage impeller with a diameter of 1.8 meters is the largest installed on an integrally geared compressor rotor. The STC-GV compressor rotor is part of an order placed last year by UK-based Air Products PLC. The order comprises 19 STC-GV integrally geared... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

MaxLite LED Lamps Receive Special Recognition from Lighting for Tomorrow

September 23, 2016

Warm dimming BR30 and 3-way A-Lamp earn accolades in 2016 competition for advances in design and energy efficiency WEST CALDWELL, N.J. (September 20, 2016) – MaxLite, a leading manufacturer of energy efficient lighting, was awarded Special Recognition honors for its LED Warm-on-Dim BR30 Lamp and 3-way LED Omnidirectional A-Lamp in the 2016 Lighting for Tomorrow competition. Winners of... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Glad Tidings Church Recovers from Damaging Flood, Upgrades to Full HD Production with JVC ProHD Cameras

September 23, 2016

Selects GY-HM890 Studio Cameras and GY-HM200 as ‘Baptism Cam’ WAYNE, NJ (Sept. 20, 2016) – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Glad Tidings Church in Lake Charles, La., has upgraded to a file-based HD production workflow centered around its new JVC GY-HM890 ProHD cameras. While the church was not impacted by last month’s historic flooding,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Vision Systems

KURABO Wins Product of the Year for Large Format Scanners at the 2016 SGIA Expo

September 23, 2016

Costa Mesa, CA - The 2016 Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) Expo brought together the widest array of leaders in the specialty imaging industry this year to Las Vegas. KURABO was honored with the Association's prestigious Product of the Year award for the category of Large Format Scanners. SGIA's annual Product of the Year competition showcases products that keep the specialty... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Live Stream Video Camera offers features for houses of worship.

September 23, 2016

Using integrated graphics and text received from mobile device, GY-HM200HW produces graphic overlays. Operator can record video with or without overlay. While built-in HD streaming engine with Wi-Fi® and 4G LTE connectivity delivers coverage directly to CDNs, live footage can also stream to decoder at cable head-end. Video-over-IP-capable camera, featuring dual XLR audio inputs, 12X zoom lens with optical image stabilizer, and 24x dynamic zoom (HD mode), supports 4K/HD/SD recording. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Vision Systems

Arrayit® SpotWare(TM) Colorimetric Microarray Scanner Offered by Terra Universal

September 21, 2016

Fullerton, CA – The SpotWare Colorimetric Microarray Scanner allows digital microarray images to be scanned, analyzed and stored in a desktop computer. A flatbed scanner equipped with a template aligns the microarray substrates for image capture, and Windows XP operating system-compatible software gives users control over scan resolution and data management. Alkaline phosphatase or... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Varian Medical Systems Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Nexus DR Digital X-Ray Imaging System

September 20, 2016

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 15, 2016 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the Nexus DR, a high resolution imaging system for X-ray imaging using a digital X-ray detector. The Nexus DR is designed to replace conventional film techniques, or existing digital systems, in multipurpose or... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

UTC Aerospace Systems to Continue Supporting USAF DCGS

September 20, 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), will continue its mission to deliver global field service, sustainment and on-site expertise in support to Raytheon Corporation for their recent award to operate the U.S. Air Force's (USAF) Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS).  UTC Aerospace Systems' Intelligence, Surveillance and... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Hikvision Strengthens Presence in Enterprise Market

September 19, 2016

Vertical Market-Specific Solutions, Specialty Products, Cybersecurity Expertise, and Technology Partnerships Support Hikvision's Move into Enterprise Space ORLANDO, Fla. - Hikvision USA Inc., the North American leader in innovative, award-winning video surveillance products and solutions, known for its success in the SMB market, is showcasing its video surveillance solutions and services... Read More

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Imaging System optimizes visualization during ENT procedures.

September 19, 2016

Intended for ear, nose, and throat surgeons, VISERA 4K UHD System allows operating room personnel to get closer to operating field as they view cases live on 55 in. operative display that magnifies anatomical features. Big Screen surgical system was created to address unmet needs in surgical imaging by improving visual elements essential for Sinus surgery – light, color, and resolution – via optimized 4K imaging chain that works seamlessly together. Read More

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Vacuum ISO100 Viewports, Exotic

September 16, 2016

McPherson offers a range of vacuum viewports. Viewports of select materials can be scintillator coated for alignment and detection applications too. High-vacuum compatible ISO NW100 viewports with 63mm clear aperture windows are available with GLASS, ultraviolet-grade fused silica, and/or calcium fluoride windows. Magnesium fluoride is available in smaller 37mm c.a. window sizes. Designed... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Elbit Systems of America Showcases Airpower Capabilities During the Air Force Association Air, Space, Cyber Conference

September 15, 2016

Elbit Systems of America — a global partner in delivering airpower capabilities that ensure freedom FORT WORTH, Texas - On September 19-21, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., will showcase its innovative capabilities for the United States Air Force at the Air Force Association Air, Space, Cyber Conference at National Harbor, MD. A trusted... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Fisheye Camera features 12 MP full resolution.

September 15, 2016

Combining onboard de-warping, 4K UHD resolution, H.265 compression, and WiseStream technology, Wisenet PNF-9010R/RV/RVM Fisheye Camera supports single sensor panoramic surveillance applications. Unit delivers max frame rates of 25 fps at 9 MP and 20 fps at 12 MP. Available with IP66/IK10 rating for outdoor use, camera also offers advanced IR capability with 15 m viewable distance, 120 dB true wide dynamic range, and support for people-counting, heat-mapping, and video analytics. Read More

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Imaging/Video Solution supports demand for MIPI CSI-2 interfaces.

September 15, 2016

MIPI CSI-2 imaging/video solution supports Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI) camera serial interface (CSI-2) and enables use of secure IGLOO™2 FPGA and SmartFusion™2 SoC FPGA capabilities in CSI-2-based camera systems. Fostering adoption of Microsemi FPGAs and SoCs in CSI-2 camera designs, offering includes CSI-2 interface and reference design. Designs can be reused across multiple platforms using Libero SoC Design Suite. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

LIDAR with HSI Technology streamlines measurement workflows.

September 15, 2016

FARO VectorRI Imaging Laser Radar utilizes LIDAR HSI (High Speed Imaging) technology, which combines ultra-high speed 3D scanning and ranging with high-resolution 3D imaging and projection, to deliver continuous stream of surface data. While speed is enabled via use galvo-mirror beam steering, 3D imaging capabilities provide qualitative and quantitative inspection data. High-resolution scanning, capable of composing image of 400 million pixels, provides high-resolution zoom capabilities. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Hanwha Showcases H.265 and WiseStream Technology in Q Series Cameras at ASIS 2016

September 14, 2016

Twenty-four New Cameras with up to 4MP Resolution and Superior Compression Orlando, FL – At ASIS 2016, Hanwha Techwin America (booth #2641) is offering attendees the opportunity to get up close and personal with its new Wisenet Q Series cameras, which feature the highly-efficient H.265 codec. The 24 new Q Series models also include Hanwha’s WiseStream compression technology, which... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Hanwha Showcases High Resolution 180° Panoramic Multi-sensor Camera at ASIS 2016

September 14, 2016

Delivers Exceptional Resolution for Increased Wide Area Coverage and Situational Awareness Orlando, FL – Hanwha Techwin America is featuring a high resolution 180° panoramic multi-sensor camera launched as part of the company’s new Wisenet P Series here at ASIS 2016. The new PNM-9020V high resolution camera delivers a 180° panoramic seamless viewing experience via four integral image... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Video Surveillance Cameras use H.265 compression and WiseStream.

September 14, 2016

Wisenet P and Q Series cameras use H.265 compression and WiseStream technology to minimize bandwidth/storage requirements. Offering optimal wide area coverage, Wisenet P Series includes 4K UHD resolution, multi-sensor panoramic camera (bullet, dome, vandal dome, PTZ) with true WDR (120 dB) and true day/night operation as well as fisheye camera with IR capability of 15 m. Available with 2 or 4 MP resolution, Wisenet Q Series Cameras (bullet, dome, vandal) address mainstream applications. Read More

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4K UHD Network Cameras provide optimized compression.

September 14, 2016

Wisenet P Series cameras utilize H.265 codec and WiseStream technology to optimize compression and thereby reduce bandwidth and storage requirements. Offering max resolution of 12 MP with frame rates of 20 fps at 12 MP and 30 fps at 8 MP (H.265/H.264), this series includes bullet, dome, vandal dome, and PTZ models as well as 180° panoramic multi-sensor camera. Features include triple codec (H.265/H.264/MJPEG), 120 dB true WDR, IR illumination, 2-way audio, and intelligent video analytics.

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High-Temp Camera System monitors glass melting furnaces.

September 14, 2016

Installed high on centerline of furnace bridgewall, viewing at slight downward angle, Glass Melter Furnace Camera System is used to safely view and optimize burner flame geometry, material mix, batch pile, formation patterns, melting point, bubbler operation, molten glass surface, and refractory wear/condition. System includes 42 in. water/air cooled CCD color camera, automatic retraction assembly, retraction controls, pedestal mount, power supply, air filter system, LCD monitor, and DVR. Read More