HotSpot is a fully integrated, 100% automated, non-contact quality control system, designed to check the integrity of hotmelt glue used in packaging. As consumers are driving the movement away from the use of plastics in packaging, cardboard is becoming a popular and sustainable alternative. Previous solutions of plastic overwrap are being replaced with both traditional..
Bytronic Automation launched a new automated system this week which uses thermal cameras for accurate, non-contact skin temperature measurement, looking for anomalies that may indicate a fever and underlying infection. If elevated body temperature (EBT) is detected, the system can be set to trigger an alert – on screen, with light or sound alarm. The..
By John Dunlop, Technical Director, Bytronic Automation As with many of the best innovations, the development of CamView started quite naturally with a client’s request. Listening to customer needs always brings the best solutions and in this case, my listening and discussion was accompanied by an enjoyable beer and a napkin sketch at a..
Automated inspection system ensures carton integrity Ensuring bottled beer carton reliability using long wave infrared imaging October 20, 2016 Joe Fraser Glass beer bottles are typically packaged in cardboard cartons prior to storage and shipment from a brewery. In this process, a cartoning machine picks a single piece of cardboard from a stack and erects..