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Vision/Inspection

The VR-3000's HMI.
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Machine vision brings PTI compliance

Sun Pacific, the largest grower/packer/marketer of citrus fruits in the U.S., is reaping the benefits of machine vision in its packing houses.
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Bosch Packaging: Vial inspection machines

NEW AT INTERPACK! Camera-based system inspects up to 600 containers per minute.
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Visual inspection of insulin vials at the Brazilian site in Montes Claros, Novo Nordisk. Source: Novo Nordisk.
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Novo Nordisk Brazil site implements software program

Company uses newest PAS-X version at one of their largest sites for 18 production lines and two lines for packaging.
Machine Product Brief
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Luceo: Optical sensors for sealing operations

Luceo Inspection Worldwide has introduced a unique image acquisition and software processing system for sealing equipment that detects all types of defects in the sealing zone and reacts in real time to any sealing tool drift.
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Matrox: Flowchart-based vision software

The new flowchart-based Design Assistant DA 4 vision software from Matrox Imaging and distributor and authorized integrator Seltrol is an integrated development environment (IDE) that lets users easily create an application flowchart and HMI, and take projects from concept to completion without conventional programming.
Machine Product Brief
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Mettler-Toledo: Full-bottle inspection system

Mettler-Toledo CI-Vision’s full-bottle inspection (FBI) system inspects filled bottles at high production line speeds for proper fill level, cap position (missing, incorrect, skewed, and under- or over-torqued cap), and tamper-band integrity, automatically rejecting defective bottles.
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Eriez: Super-strong magnets for metal detection

Said to provide up to five times more strength than conventional plate magnets, Eriez’s Super Strength Rare Earth Plate Magnets provide protection against ferrous contamination of food, pharmaceutical, and packaging industry applications by removing weakly magnetic and fine iron from dry or wet products.
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OxySense: Portable oxygen analyzer

Designed to be used to test in the field and bring back to the lab, the OxySense Portable Oxygen Analyzer is an accurate and powerful oxygen measurement device for testing packages, wine bottles, wine boxes, line start up, flow monitoring for both gas and liquid and, anoxic chambers.
WestPack 2014: Sterile barrier validation test
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WestPack 2014: Sterile barrier validation test

Wendy Mach, Packaging Section Leader at Nelson Labs, describes the subject of her MD&M West 2014 presentation, “Sterile Barrier Validation Tests,” including what you need to know to create validations and be successful at them.
Machine Product Brief
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Microscan: Wireless handheld imagers

Industry-leading barcode reading goes anywhere you need ID.
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Pfizer Global Supply to conduct trial of thermal imaging system that offers 100% inline inspection without touching the package, offering a technology development for nondestructive packaging seal inspection.
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Pfizer Global Supply to conduct trial of thermal imaging system

Thermal imaging system offers 100% inline inspection without touching the package, offering a technology development for nondestructive packaging seal inspection.
Machine Product Brief
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Seidenader: Inspection machine for small production lines

With the CS series, Seidenader presents a new machine concept of state-of-the-art technology on a small machine platform, making sophisticated inspection affordable.
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Microscan: Barcode verification kits

Three new barcode verification solution kits for inline or offline applications from Microscan include its Vision HAWK smart cameras, NERLITE Smart Series industrial lighting, and AutoVISION machine vision software for complete verification to ISO and AIM DPM standards.
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Eriez: Metal detector with enhanced features

Eriez® introduces the new Xtreme® Metal Detector with enhanced features, improved sensitivity, intuitive operation and exceptional reliability.
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GOOD FIT. The QX 830 barcode reader was selected for the project for its ability to meet the speed requirements of the line and its industrial design, which enables it to operate continuously in the dusty bin dumper environment.
Machine Case Study
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Sweet potato packer implements PTI

Produce packer implements inventory, traceability, and case-labeling solution for Produce Traceability Initiative compliance, while maintaining packaging line speeds of 700 cases/hr.

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