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High-Speed Vision for High-Speed Production Applications

When your plastic parts lines are humming along at high-speed rates of 30 fps or more, an undetected defect can cause a lot of waste, literally in the blink of an eye. In most cases, the problem occurs at the beginning of the production line. To the human eye, product moving down the line at those […]

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Machine Vision for the Automotive Industry

The automotive industry has been a driver of manufacturing technology since the days when Henry Ford first introduced the assembly line early in the last century. Now, in the digital age, the automotive industry continues to be a leading innovator. Integro Technologies provides the advanced technology needed for ongoing improvement in automotive manufacturing processes integrating […]

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Anode/Cathode Pick and Place Calendering Machine

Function and purpose of this application: Remove Anodes/Cathode from cassette and place them on a banded conveyor. The conveyor delivers the parts to an OEM Calendering machine to flatten and brush the part material The anode/Cathodes are inspected and gauged by a Cognex In-Sight machine vision sensor as they exit the calendering system Good Anode/Cathode […]

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LBE Labeler Machine

Function and purpose of this application: Carbon filter trays are delivered to the system and imaged to determine part location. A high-speed Yamaha Robotics gantry system then positions a Domino inkjet print head to print on each individual part identified in the given tray. Upon completion of printing on the individual parts present in the […]

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Offline Gauging for Anode/Cathode Sub-Assemblies        

The purpose of this application is to verify Offline and Inline Battery Anode/Cathode for dimensional accuracy. Features: Recipe system contains four (4) product configurations Over four hundred (400) caliper tools utilized to verify the accuracy of the part for length, width, parallelism, corner quality, and coating transition points NIST optical calibration target utilized to calibrate […]

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Integro named SICK Authorized Vision Integration Partner

A Cooperative Vision: Integro Technologies and SICK, Inc. Announce Partnership Salisbury, NC, October 23, 2017: Integro Technologies (www.integro-tech.com), a premier machine vision integrator, today announced it has become a SICK Authorized Vision Integration partner serving the United States. SICK is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of automation products and systems for logistics, factory, and […]

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Integro Technologies and Universal Robots to launch new 3D Pick-N-Place system at South-Tec 2017

Ann Arbor, MI, and Salisbury, NC, October 13, 2017: Realizing that collaborative robot arms from Universal Robots are helping manufacturers step into Industry 4.0 seamlessly and safely, Integro Technologies has developed a new 3D vision-guided application for random bin picking with UR robots. “The combination of the Universal Robot arm with 3D Vision CAD import […]

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Medical Device Counter Inspection

Medical Device Inhaler Incremental Counter Verification   The purpose of this application is to verify the correct three digits are present and aligned on the incremental counter on a medical inhaling device and verify assembly completion.  The incremental counter digits represent the number of device dosages that remain within the medical device. Features: Multiple inspections […]

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Medical Bag Inspection

Medical Device Bag Measurement and Verification   The purpose of this application was to inspect colostomy bags in web form within final stations of the assembly process. Features: Two (2) different assembly lines Two (2) stations per line Two (2) cameras per station Eight (8) total cameras High precision inspection The two (2) cameras at […]

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Automating Factories with Cameras

Machine Vision for Factory Automation In the first half of 2017, 19,331 robots valued at about $1.031 billion were sold to North American manufacturers. This is the highest rate of sales ever recorded to begin a year (an increase of 33 percent over 2016). The machine vision component industry also dramatically increased. This included smart cameras ($183 million in […]

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5 Ways Machine Vision Improves Food Industry Inspection

Machine Vision Inspection for the Food Industry Proper inspection is essential in the food industry. The loss of revenue and customer trust that occurs after recalls can cripple a business and expose it to fines or litigation. The government and consumers have zero tolerance for error. Traditional inspection processes rely on people to check for […]

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Integro Ranks on 36th Annual Inc. 5000

Inc. Magazine Unveils 36th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000 Salisbury, NC:  Inc. magazine today ranked Integro Technologies on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— […]

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Integro Technologies Announces Partnership with Coherix Inc.

Integro partners with manufacturer of 3D, high-speed, high definition, machine vision products Salisbury, NC, August 15, 2017: Integro Technologies, a premier machine vision integrator, announced today its partnership with Coherix Inc., manufacturers of 3D, high-speed, high definition machine vision products as an Authorized System Integrator. Coherix is in the business of solving difficult 3D machine […]

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Smart Cameras

Integro Technologies has partnered with the machine vision industry’s leading smart camera manufacturers including Basler and Cognex. Browse our partner smart cameras and contact us with any questions you may have.        Basler Basler offers you a large selection of industrial and network cameras and accessories for applications in factory automation, traffic systems, retail […]

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Automated Vision Systems

Integro Technologies is a premier machine vision integrator specializing in automated vision systems for a wide variety of industries. Below are just a few projects that Integro Technologies has designed and customized for our clients. 540° Plastic Filter Inspection This 540-degree inspection of automotive filter mesh and injected molded assembly detects missing, broken, misshaped or flagging […]

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Latest from Smart Vision Lights July 2017

Paul Powers Joins SVL as East Coast Business Development Manager SVL is pleased to announce that Paul Powers is joining its organization as Business Development Manager for the Eastern United States. Paul will develop and support SVL’s new ventures along the Atlantic Seaboard. Learn more.   From Chips to Optics, LED Light Technology Continues to […]

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Turnkey Machine Vision Integration Success

Let’s take a look at how you can succeed every time. A complex manufacturing world is requiring increasingly intricate solutions to address both quality and economic concerns. While the technical challenges posed can wander as far as our imaginations can take us, the problems posed during project execution are often common and avoidable. Unfortunately, these […]

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Automotive Plastic Filter Vision Inspection

Function Inspection of plastic and mesh automotive filters to detect missing, broken, misshaped or flagging mesh, and plastic flash including dimensional analysis. Inspected parts are automatically sorted and collected in pass/fail bins. Features Bowl-feeder transportation of parts to shuttle singulation at robotic pick station. SCARA robot (x, y, z and full rotation) to pick then […]

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3D Bead Inspection Application- Yamaha Robotics

Integro Technologies partnered with Yamaha Robotics and the Coherix Predator 3D product to combine a servo controlled bead dispensing system and integrated a real time 3D  monitoring of the bead condition and position. This inspection application was displayed at Automate 2017 in the Yamaha Robotics booth. Integro is now offering this as a customized turnkey […]

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2D and 3D Machine Vision Inspection

The Raptor Utilizing a combination of software, optical, and ultra-high resolution image formation technology, The Raptor is the single solution for precision 2D and 3D measuring. Materials can be measured from a wide variety of industries including Aerospace, Automotive, Military, Medical, Plastics, and Electronics. The Raptor is designed with exceptional optical capabilities in a single […]

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