Machine Vision

Machine vision systems for quality control in production lines is one of BitSim NOW’s specialities. BitSim NOW designs complete systems based on standard components, or – for machines in larger quantities – with inhouse developed electronics and algorithms for optimal cost efficiency.

BitSim NOW offers expert knowledge within machine vision. We deliver consultant services and develop vision components alternatively complete tailor-made vision systems.

BitSim NOW works with image analysis applications for industrial, medical and military use. The demands are often high on both real-time aspects and reliability.

A system usually consists of lighting, camera, mechanics, computer and software. BitSim NOW has the knowledge of lighting, optics, electronics, image analysis methods and system development, needed for a successful vision project.

To read more about some of our completed projects within machine vision, scroll down a bit.

Most of our vision system deliveries are based upon our propriatory platform Automatic Vision Test System (AVT), an easy-to-use general purpose vision software developed during 10+ years. AVT is utilized in many different applications, as quality control when producing automotive instrument clusters, clay roof tiles and steel rods.

GENERAL VISIONS PLATFORM AVT (AUTOMATIC VISION TEST)

Most of BitSim NOW’s vision systems are based on a general vision platform (AVT). AVT is an advanced graphical vision environment that is designed to perform a large amount of tasks in a flexible way. AVT offers a variety of vision tools and supports all Ethernet and Firewire cameras.

Read more about AVT.


Reference projects within machine vision:

Test of safety critical software

NOW’s vision platform AVT is used for recursive tests of safety critical software. During the development of the software, new ...
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Inspection of edges on metal details

A tool has been developed for inspection of edges on metal details in a production line. The tool inspects measurements ...
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Inspection of automatic lathing

In lathing defects may occur caused by a worn or damaged lathe steel. NOW has developed a machine vision system ...
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Optical Character Verification (OCV)

NOW has developed a vision system for Optical Character Verification (OCV) . The system is used in industries where product ...
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Vision application in a production line

A vision application to inspect a mechanical detail in a production line has been designed. The application looks for defects, ...
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Measuring cooling channels

BitSim NOW has developed vision functions for integration into the customer’s machine for measuring cooling channels etc. in tool steel ...
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Inspection of production

A system has been developed for inspection of production of coaxial cables. The system continously inspects the quality of the ...
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Inspection of tinned cables

A vision system for inspection of tinned cables has been developed. The system looks for holes in the tinning. The ...
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Vision system for inspecting dashboards

BitSim NOW has developed a vision system for inspecting dashboards. The system is built using DirectShow and Microsoft Visual Studio ...
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Measurement of a pendulum

A vision application for measurement of a pendulum. The pendulum is affected by swirls of molten steel who occur when ...
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Quality control in 2D and 3D (TQC)

Vision system (Tile Quality Control, TQC) for difficult environments with Firewire cameras and audio analysis. The system is used for ...
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Vision systems for quality control of paper paths

BitSim NOW has developed a vision systems for quality control of paper paths in the paper industry. The system detects ...
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Vision system for plastic crates

A vision system for plastic crates, where the position of the handles is checked in production. The crates can’t be ...
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Checking of labels

A system for reading and checking of labels. A line-scan camera scans the label as it passes by, and a ...
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CD inspection system

BitSim NOW has developed an CD inspection system, to be integrated in a machine for manufacturing CDs. BitSim NOW made ...
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Measuring of reference marks

BitSim NOW has developed algorithms for extremely accurate (30 nm) measuring of reference marks in laser drawing machines. The reference ...
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Reference mark measurement

BitSim NOW has developed a very cost effective vision function for integration into the customer’s plate bending machine. The vision ...
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