Vision

UKIVA to launch Vision Integrator Standard

UKIVA to launch Vision Integrator Standard

The countdown is on for the eagerly anticipated Machine Vision Conference which opens the doors at the Coventry’s CBS Arena on 18 June 2024. The UK Industrial Vision Association (UKIVA), MVC organisers, are thrilled to unveil Laurie Barnes, Chief Technology Officer at Automate UK, as this year’s featured speaker. He will be introducing UKIVA’s very […]

By June 9, 2024 Read More →
Vision sensor update for robotics applications

Vision sensor update for robotics applications

SensoPart introduces the latest software update for its VISOR series, enhancing the VISOR vision sensors with expanded result processing functions, including new operators for robotics applications. The “Contour Check” detector allows for the precise comparison of object contours with a previously taught reference contour, ensuring fast and reliable error detection. This significantly contributes to improving […]

By April 29, 2024 Read More →
Vision guided robotics solves packaging challenge

Vision guided robotics solves packaging challenge

An industrial bakery has secured lower error rates and higher throughput of goods with a modern machine vision solution using the Aurora Design Assistant machine vision software from Zebra Technologies. The bakery can now inspect its full range of breads using a single machine vision solution, and carry out efficient, automated picking with a robotic grip […]

By April 18, 2024 Read More →
Machine Vision Conference opens in 2 months’ time

Machine Vision Conference opens in 2 months’ time

The 2024 Machine Vision Conference will be held between 18-19 June at the Coventry Building Society Arena where the MVC visitors will also have the unique opportunity to visit the co-located Automation UK which showcases the latest automation and robotics all under one roof. Machine vision solutions have already been applied to many industries, from […]

By April 18, 2024 Read More →
GreenBotAI aims to make robots more flexible

GreenBotAI aims to make robots more flexible

Smaller batch sizes instead of mass production, more complex production lines, increasing competitive pressure, unstable supply chains: Against this background, the Franco-German research project GreenBotAI addresses robotics, a project led by Fraunhofer IWU. Three main objectives are in focus: ensuring production continuity even in pandemic times, strengthening Europe’s independence in production automation, and significantly reducing […]

By April 17, 2024 Read More →
Making production more flexible, efficient and safe

Making production more flexible, efficient and safe

With curiosity and determination, the Sensor People from Leuze have been innovators for technological milestones in industrial automation for more than 50 years. The success of its customers is what drives the company – yesterday, today, tomorrow. Machine builders are facing new challenges due to increasing automation and the vision of the smart factory: From […]

By April 15, 2024 Read More →
Registration opens for Machine Vision Conference

Registration opens for Machine Vision Conference

The two-day Machine Vision Conference opens in just over three months’ time on 18 June at the CBS Arena in Coventry. MVC is recognised as the leading event for the latest cutting-edge industrial vision in the UK and features a vast array of the latest machine vision technology as well as an outstanding seminar programme. […]

By April 4, 2024 Read More →
Building customers’ trust with robots

Building customers’ trust with robots

Ryan Guthrie, vice-president of Shibaura Machine partner, TM Robotics, explains how advanced artificial intelligence (AI), robotics and machine learning technologies can help manufacturers improve food traceability, ensure the safety of their products and build trust with customers. Food traceability is not just a matter of compliance, it’s also essential for maintaining customer trust and brand […]

By January 29, 2024 Read More →
Orbbec releases camera-computer kit for 3D vision

Orbbec releases camera-computer kit for 3D vision

Orbbec has developed the Persee N1, an all-in-one combination of a popular stereo-vision 3D camera and a purpose-built computer based on the NVIDIA Jetson platform, and equipped with industry-standard interfaces for the most useful accessories and data connections. Developers using the newly launched camera-computer will also enjoy the benefits of the Ubuntu OS and OpenCV […]

By December 18, 2023 Read More →
Robots and machine vision ensure Christmas cheer

Robots and machine vision ensure Christmas cheer

Robotic processes guided by machine vision ensure every child has a merry Christmas, by ensuring quality standards are met in toy manufacturing, as Adam Carless, vision product specialist at automation and control technology expert Beckhoff UK, explains. There’s nothing worse than opening a new toy at Christmas to find that it’s broken. Machine vision, a […]

By December 14, 2023 Read More →