Monthly Archives: February 2014

Technology @ Work. Liquids Packager Aims for Zero Defects.

Feb 25, 2014

Automation World recently featured a case study from a company called Sealed Air, and how they implemented a machine vision system to inspect the clear plastic liners used to store liquids. Here’s a summary: Sealed Air, an Australian maker of … Continue reading

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A Schongau State of Mind. Innovation, Advancement and Industry Standards.

Feb 18, 2014

Editor’s note: This article published later than expected with thanks to Mike for his patience. For further reading on the standards meetings in Schongau – see the December print edition of inspect magazine. When do engineers get to: Meet old … Continue reading

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Opportunity takes its own tenth birthday pic.

Feb 11, 2014

Last month Mars Rover Opportunity celebrated its tenth anniversary on the red (brown?) planet by snapping a selfie and sending it home. How does it look? It has suffered from the scarcity of local carwashes, but despite the dust buildup, … Continue reading

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