New Genie Nano-CXP Cameras from Teledyne DALSA
Posted: 2019-7-8Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies (NYSE: TDY) company and global leader in machine vision technology, is pleased to announce its new Genie Nano-CXP series, a CoaXPress line of CMOS area scan cameras that redefine performance and feature the latest On-Semiconductor and E2V sensors.
These newest industry leading image CMOS sensors range from 16 to 67 megapixel resolution with added and proven CoaXPress 6.25 Gbps technology offering breakthrough speed, robust build quality for wide operating temperatu...Read More.
Multiple-Echo Through Coating Thickness Gauges from Cygnus
Posted: 2019-7-1Using the Multiple-Echo technique approved by Classification Societies, all Cygnus ultrasonic thickness gauges provide accurate and reliable metal thickness measurements without the need to remove coatings. The PLUS models also incorporate Single-Echo and Echo-Echo measuring modes for testing heavily corroded metals with front and/or back wall corrosion and pitting.
The wrist mountable Cygnus 4+ thickness gauge is well suited for marine surveys, with its simple to use menus on a large colour LCD screen; ...Read More.
Oceaneering Launches Inform Inspect Digital Asset Inspection System
Posted: 2019-6-26Aberdeen, 26 June 2019 – Oceaneering International, Inc. (Oceaneering), today has launched the Inform InspectTM digital asset inspection system, which aims to streamline non-destructive testing (NDT) and inspection management.
The tablet-based technology equips technicians, supervisors and managers with the ability to deliver seamless, end-to-end inspection – from planning to review – with standardized data captured into a cloud-based system. Information is instantly available for analysis, enabling mor...Read More.
Baugh and Weedon Releases the New BondCheck
Posted: 2019-6-24The new BondCheck is a multi-mode bond testing flaw detector providing high speed bond inspection in pitch-catch or resonance modes, or mechanical impedance analysis (MIA), with excellent defect sensitivity. Inspection applications include those where carbon and metal honeycombs need to be inspected for delaminations, disbonds and core damage as well as small defect detection and dry coupling. The BondCheck is ideal for a wide spectrum of advanced material NDT of required in the aerospace, automotive, wind ...Read More.
ETHER NDE Joins UK Consortium for NDT in Metal Additive Manufacturing
Posted: 2019-6-24A consortium comprising ETher NDE (St Albans), Sonemat (Coventry), Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies (Moira), Innvotek (London), Brunel Innovation Centre (Abington) and TWI (Abington) has won a grant to develop technology to inspect metal additive manufactured parts during the manufacturing process. The technology uses electromagnetic methods (electromagnetic acoustic transducer (EMAT) and eddy current (EC)) to detect defects and to monitor residual stress in additive manufacturing (AM) and is abbreviated a...Read More.
Tank Inspection with the Spectrum Kit STIK
Posted: 2019-6-23An adaptable inspection camera utilises the latest technology to provide user-friendly solutions for internal inspection of tanks, pressure vessels, bunkers and rail cars.
The introduction of the Spectrum Inspection Kit STIK to the Nexxis portfolio of high-tech industry equipment provides an advanced solution to the challenges of internal visual inspection. The essential task of ensuring the utmost in health and safety is simplified and improved by the advanced capabilities of this high-end, intelligent ...Read More.
Boeing Approves Creaform HandySCAN 3D
Posted: 2019-6-22Metrology-grade 3D laser scanner can now be used to inspect dents and blends on all models of Boeing commercial airplanes
Creaform, the worldwide leader in portable 3D measurement solutions and non-destructive testing (NDT) solutions, announced today that its HandySCAN 3D™ metrology-grade 3D laser scanner can now be used for recording physical attributes of aircraft dents and blends on all models of Boeing commercial airplanes.
Boeing has released a service letter with guidance on the use of 3D scanne...Read More.
Magnetic Analysis Corporation and the Gould Family Announce Passing of Bill Gould
Posted: 2019-6-22Magnetic Analysis Corporation is sad to report the passing of our Chairman and long-time President, William S. ("Bill") Gould on March 14th.
Bill Gould succeeded his father as President of Magnetic Analysis Corp. (MAC) in 1964 and remained in that role until 2007, a remarkable 42 year run in which he successfully built MAC from a small, U.S. oriented eddy current testing company into a global leader in eddy current, ultrasonic and flux leakage equipment and services. Bill remained Chairman until his deat...Read More.
Vestas Brings In Sulzer Schmid And WKA To Deliver Extensive Drone-Based Blade Inspection Campaign
Posted: 2019-6-22Sulzer Schmid, a Swiss company pioneering UAV technology for rotor blade inspections, and WKA, the leading blade inspection and repair service provider, have been enlisted by Vestas to conduct a massive and challenging drone-based blade inspection campaign in Scandinavia, on a staggering 1,250 wind turbines in less than 12 weeks.
For this important campaign, time is of the essence. The blades of the 1,250 Vestas turbines located across Sweden and Finland must be inspected by the end of June, just in time...Read More.
Shaping the Future for 3DSL Measurement with NADCAP Accreditation
Posted: 2019-6-22Physical Digital® become first company in the world to receive Nadcap accreditation for Measurement and Inspection using 3D Structured Light (3DSL).
Nadcap recognizes Physical Digital for its commitment to continual improvement in aerospace quality.
We have provided 3DSL measurement services to the Aerospace industry for many years, completing repeatability studies, batch measurement, inspection and analysis on industrial components from single turbine blades to complete jet turbine engines and full air...Read More.