As the global manufacturing market continues to get more competitive, it is important to ensure that the factory is running at a peak level of efficiency. Any downtime due to process related malfunctions is considered nonvalue-added downtime directly impacting company profitability.
PicSight Smart cameras perform image processing autonomously. By means of an integrated Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) interface they also enable real-time transfer of images and data at up to 80 megabytes per second.
MONTREAL-Stephen Thacker has been appointed director of sales for North America by Meta Vision Systems Inc., designer and manufacturer of laser- and camera-based systems for automating production processes, notably welding.