Automated Surface Inspection

Benefits of industrial automation

Sunday 20th May, 2018

industrial automation

Who is responsible for verifying the quality of your products?

More and more companies are moving away from manual inspection and embracing industrial automation to identify defects within the production line.

Shelton Vision produces tailor-made automated inspection systems that meet the unique needs of our customers. Learn more about WebSPECTOR, Shelton Vision’s comprehensive machine vision system.

The benefits of automated inspection can be felt across many industries including:

There are multiple additional benefits of an industrial automation inspection system versus the outdated, manual process:

Improve quality

Manual inspection is prone to human error and labour intensive. It’s unreasonable to expect a machine inspector to identify 100% of defects a 100% of the time. When the process becomes automated you can ensure the highest levels of quality and consistency.

Increase business growth and improve your reputation

Shelton’s machine vision inspection systems not only identify faults but store data, which enables your company to plan and make informed decisions going forward. This can be used a tool for your sales team when trying to win business within a competitive marketplace.

Machine vision leads to greater ROI

Much like any new technology, there is an up-front investment. Shelton Vision has created an integrated machine vision process for fabric inspection that produces a return on investment through cut plan optimisation. In a nutshell, industrial automation leads to less waste, increases yield and therefore profit.

Learn more about automated inspection

Automated quality assurance allows greater workflow efficiency. An automated inspection system can help enhance inspection and provide a consistent overview of defects and provides data for future use. If you would like an informal chat about your automated inspection needs please call Shelton Vision on +44 (0) 116 279 0920 or fill in our online contact form.

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