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David Dechow, Industry Thought Leader, Joins Integro Team

For Immediate Release   DAVID L. DECHOW JOINS INTEGRO TECHNOLOGIES June 5, 2018, Salisbury, NC – Integro Technologies Corp. is pleased to welcome long-time machine vision industry expert David L. Dechow to the company.  David is joining Integro Technologies in a newly created position as Principal Vision Systems Architect, working with sales and application teams, […]
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Plastic Container Vision Inspection Machine

This plastic container vision inspection machine was developed to inspect 100% of the internal and external surfaces of a cylindrical container for foreign contamination and discoloration.  The cylindrical containers are delivered to the inspection system, singulated and ready for image processing. 7 machine vision sensors are utilized to inspect all of the containers’ surfaces (interior […]
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Download the VisionVault Presentation

Integro Technologies is now offering the VisionVault® Package, allowing for effective and efficient user-traceability and data archiving capabilities on the Cognex In-Sight Platform. Download the VisionVault Presentation today to share with team members.  
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Coherix Awarded Gold 2018 Innovators Award for Predator3D™ Bead Inspection

Ann Arbor, Michigan, April 17, 2018 — Coherix, Inc., a global leader in Three-Dimensional (3D) Machine Vision, was presented with a Gold-level award at the Fourth Annual Vision Systems Design Innovators Awards presentation, held during The Vision Show in Boston, MA, on April 10, 2018. Its Predator3D bead inspection solution was recognized by an independent panel of esteemed experts […]
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Esben Østergaardn of Universal Robots wins Engleberger Award 2018

Esben Østergaard, co-founder and CTO of Universal Robots, has been awarded the automation industry’s most prestigious honor, the Engelberger Robotics Award 2018. The American Robotic Industries Association (RIA) has announced that Esben Østergaard is the recipient of the Engelberger Robotics Award 2018. Østergaard spearheads the development of Universal Robots’ collaborative robot arms representing one of the most significant technology breakthroughs coming […]
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YRG YP220BX Pick and Place Robot

High-Speed Yamaha YP220BX pick and place robots offer under half second cycle times. These little robots are perfect for dial-table applications.     For more Information: YRG, Inc: http://www.yrginc.com YP220BX: https://www.yrginc.com/products/details/?product=2-axis  Product details pdf: https://www.yrginc.com/productdetails/products/yp%20series/catalogs/yp220bx_1307201512410101.pdf
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Cognex DataMan 470 Sets New Standard for Barcode Reading

Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX), the leader in machine vision and industrial barcode reading, introduced the DataMan® 470 series of fixed-mount barcode readers. Designed for high-speed, high-throughput manufacturing and logistics lines, DataMan 470 is the fastest and most powerful reader in the company’s line of industrial barcode readers. DataMan 470 uses new, patent-pending imaging technology to easily […]
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Latest News from Smart Vision Lights – May 2018

LED Manager Simplifies 3D, Multispectral Smart Vision Lights is proud to announce its programmable LED Light Manager (LLM) and associated light kits. The LLM gives user the ability to control up to four separate lights or up to four individual quadrants or channels within an integrated photometric or multispectral ring light solution.   New Narrow-Focused […]
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High Speed Vision Inspection Applications for Electronics Manufacturers

High Speed Vision Inspection for Manufacturers From electronic consumer devices to industrial automation controls and electronic commercial signage, printed circuit boards and electronic components are an integral part of our daily lives. Persistent electronic failures in devices and equipment have been the cause of major business disruptions, product recalls, and failed innovative technologies. Manufacturers cite […]
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Ensuring Assembly Correctness in the Automotive Industry

Coherix Robust3D is a high-speed, in-line, error-proofing solution designed and built to provide 100% error-proof assemblies for complex products in the automotive, aerospace, and other industries. Robust 3D uses cutting-edge Tru3D™ sensors coupled with advanced complex algorithms and i-Cite user-friendly software to catch every failure in the assembly line process. In 2017, Coherix partnered with Integro Technologies to […]
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High Speed Syringe Vision Inspection System

This high-speed syringe vision inspection system is a six (6) Cognex In-Sight camera solution inspecting for cracks in the barrel of a syringe. This solution would be applicable for fill-level inspection as well as plastic contamination. Features include: VisionVault capable MS Active Directory Authentication In-feed screw to meter the spacing of the syringes 300 parts […]
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Automation in Industry: Success Through Innovation

Perhaps the most vivid quantum leap in manufacturing technology is Henry Ford’s development of the assembly line, a concept he borrowed from the industrious and demanding meat-packing industry which got the industrial automation trend rolling in December of 1903. Today, it would indeed be a difficult task to point a finger at any single industry which could not […]
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Integro Technologies to Showcase at INTERPHEX 2018

Integro Technologies, a premier machine vision integrator, will showcase FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliant user traceability and data archiving solution at INTERPHEX 2018 in New York, NY, April 17-19, 2018. Salisbury, NC, March 20, 2018: Realizing the need for effective and efficient user traceability and data archiving, Integro Technologies has designed and developed the […]
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VisionVault: FDA 21 Part 11 Compliant Databases

FDA CFR (Code of Federal Regulations) 21 Part 11 sets the standard for trustworthiness and reliability concerning electronic records, electronic signatures, and handwritten signatures appended to the electronic records in the pharmaceutical, food, and cosmetic industries. Integrated with Cognex Insight platforms, VisionVault streamlines FDA CFR 21 Part 11 compliance procedures while providing manufacturers with the ability […]
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3D Disk Inspection and Laser Marking

Inspection Description This manual 3D disk inspection and laser marking machine uses one camera to scan the top of a transmission seal and a second camera to scan the outside of the seal.  The system looks for cuts, voids, scuffs, and flash (extra rubber).   It does this using two (2) Cognex DS1100 cameras which scan […]
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3D Bead Inspection – Coherix & 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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3 Factors Driving the Vision Guided Robotics Trend in Factory Automation

Rapid Advancements in Machine Vision In just two decades we have seen a convergence in computer technologies which has made possible an incredible advancement in machine vision. Since the early 90s, we’ve leaped from external sensors to 2D machine vision to the ultimate 3D level, opening up exciting new roles for robotics in manufacturing. Robotics Tomorrow […]
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21 CFR Part 11 Compliant – VisionVault

Is your vision inspection 21 CFR Part 11 compliant? Integro Technologies is now offering the VisionVault®  Package, allowing for effective and efficient user-traceability and data archiving capabilities on the Cognex In-Sight Platform. Today, all Cognex In-Sight systems have an independent set of usernames and passwords per device that have to be setup and managed.  The greater […]
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Integro and Cognex: An Indelible Partnership

Integro Technologies has been a Cognex Partner System Integrator since our company’s founding in 2001.  Integro has been named the first and only Platinum Partner System Integrator in North America by Cognex Corporation. Integro develops 3D & 2D inspection solutions utilizing components from Cognex’s entire arsenal of machine vision software and hardware.  In addition to […]
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The Benefits of 3D Inspection When Manufacturing Metal Components

The machine vision trend is growing and manufacturers of metal components are specifically poised to reap major benefits from 3D inspection of metal components. Automated inspection technology includes robot guidance, automatic inspection, and 3D inspection and analysis platforms. A number of industries are looking towards this technology to improve production processes and product quality, including […]
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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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Machine Vision Application Engineer III-IV

JOB DESCRIPTION Integro Technologies seeks an Application Engineer III-IV for software development of artificial intelligence algorithms and solutions for industrial 3D & 2D machine vision inspection systems for a wide range of industries utilizing an array of hardware and software in C#(.NET) and vision sensor platforms.  Integro develops and installs 3D & 2D vision inspection […]
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Integro Named System Integrator Giant 2018

Integro named for sixth consecutive year as CFE Media System Integrator Giants Salisbury, NC: CFE Media (Control Engineering Magazine and Plant Engineering Magazine) has recognized Integro Technologies as a System Integrator Giant for the sixth consecutive year. CFE Media presents the top 100 System Integrators ranked according to total system integration revenue for the most […]
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High-Speed Machine Vision for High-Speed Plastic Parts

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 […]
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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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