Chesapeake Testing has ordered a combined 225-450kV microfocus X-ray and computer tomography (CT) system from Nikon Metrology. Chesapeake Testing in Belcamp, Maryland, USA, provides ballistic experimentation and testing services in support of protection systems research, certification and compliance testing.
Palaeontologists rub shoulders with aircraft designers at the Henry Moseley X-ray Imaging Facility located at the University of Manchester. The Facility is openly available to academic and industrial users, who gather instant scientific proof regarding otherwise hidden information using radiography and computed tomography (CT).
Gorosabel in Spain needed a solution to inspect its fragile solar cell panels using a powerful vision solution that could handle high-speed production whilst performing different inspection tasks while ensuring that the delicate product remained intact. In-Sight vision systems from Cognex are now performing the inspection task ensuring zero fault production.
Forklift supplier Barloworld has announced significant "positive" results following the introduction of Six Sigma continuous improvement techniques. Both Barloworld and its customers have benefited from the initiative, and the company has helped ensure the Hyster Fortens remains one of the most reliable forklifts on the market today.
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