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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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The OX-TRAN Model 2/21 10x oxygen transmission rate test instrument from Mocon accurately and repeatably measures films or packages at precise temperature and relative humidity conditions to 5x10-4 cc/(m2 x day), ten times lower than previous levels.