New Fluke Videoscopes Hit the Market
Posted: 2019-9-24Fluke DS701 and DS703 FC Diagnostic Videoscopes enable maintenance teams to diagnose problems without tearing down equipment. The new videoscope probes are IP68 rated to stand up to the dirtiest, harshest industrial work environments.
While videoscopes are commonly used in many applications, industrial inspections require a powerful, high-resolution videoscope that clearly displays the condition of internal equipment components. High-resolution videoscopes allow industrial maintenance teams to quickly i...Read More.
Sintavia Acquires QC Laboratories
Posted: 2019-9-24Sintavia, LLC, the leading independent additive manufacturer supporting the Aerospace & Defense industry, announced today that it had acquired QC Laboratories, Inc. ("QC Labs"), a non-destructive testing ("NDT") services company based in Hollywood, Florida. The acquisition greatly enhances Sintavia’s NDT capabilities for commercial aerospace applications, particularly with respect to surface finish conformance testing. Post-closing, it is expected that QC Labs will operate as a stand-alone subsidiary of Sin...Read More.
Low-Power FPGA Video and Image Processing Solutions
Posted: 2019-9-24As compute-intensive, vision-based systems are increasingly integrated at the network edge, Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) are quickly becoming a preferred flexible platform for next-generation designs. In addition to requiring high bandwidth processing capabilities, these intelligent systems are deployed in small form factors with tight thermal and power constraints. To help developers accelerate designs, Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP), via its Microsemi subsidiary, today announced its Sm...Read More.
Baugh and Weedon Introduces Terahertz Inspection for Non-conductive Materials
Posted: 2019-9-16It is rare for NDE to welcome a whole new inspection and measurement technology but, as Terahertz technology develops, Terahertz Inspection Systems are now being introduced and used in NDT as a cutting-edge inspection technique providing solutions to previously insoluble applications and measurements.
Baugh and Weedon are now marketing and supporting TeraMetrix Terahertz inspection solutions worldwide. We have a Testing Facility for your samples based in St Albans and a dedicated expert to discuss your N...Read More.
Verasonics Vantage™ Provides User-Programmable Algorithms
Posted: 2019-9-16The Verasonics Vantage software is designed to provide users with unparalleled flexibility for leading-edge research in many ultrasound and ultrasonic applications. One of the features of the Vantage System that enables flexibility is the External Function feature. This built-in capability enables a researcher to apply their own processing algorithms and functions to the Vantage signal path by a simple reference in the user’s sequence specification. While straightforward integration is provided for custo...Read More.
Sensor Networks, Inc. Opens New Headquarters
Posted: 2019-9-13State College, PA - Sensor networks, Inc. (SNI), a leader in critical asset management applications, recently re-located to its new headquarters at 366 Walker Drive in State College, Pennsylvania in order to accommodate new equipment and increased staff.
A ribbon cutting ceremony, attended by local dignitaries and the media, was held on August 15, 2019 to celebrate the occasion.
"For SNI to grow, we needed to increase production capacity, which would require a larger building and adding a second shift...Read More.
PiXL Receives NADCAP Certification for Digital Radiography and AQS
Posted: 2019-9-11In January of 2019, Pinnacle X-Ray Solutions (PXS Inc.), an Original Equipment Manufacturer of digital x-ray and computed tomography turn-key systems and solutions, expanded its portfolio by opening new doors to PiXL. PiXL (Pinnacle industrial X-Ray Laboratory) is a 5,000 sq. ft facility providing leading edge X-Ray/CT inspection solutions.
PiXL’s functions and focus are to provide end-to-end solutions for customers, not only interested in the technology, but required to perform inspections by their end...Read More.
Improved Usability, Visualization and New Capabilities with Simpleware Software Release P-2019.09
Posted: 2019-9-11We are pleased to announce Simpleware Release P-2019.09. The latest version of Simpleware software includes many exciting new features and performance improvements. Simpleware ScanIP Medical version includes new support for handling and generating X-ray images.
What’s New in Version P-2019.09
Create a custom ‘My tools‘ tab for frequently used tools to be accessible all in one place.
Find tools quicker with the new search bar and [Ctrl+F] shortcut.
Shorten learning curves with a...Read More.
Affordable Material and Alloy Grading with Vanta Element Handheld XRF Analyzer
Posted: 2019-9-10The new Vanta™ Element X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer offers the essential features that the Vanta series is known for—speed, reliability, ruggedness, connectivity and smartphone-like ease of use—in a cost-effective model. Easy to learn, fast to use, and weighing a slim 2.9 lb. (1.32 kg), the Vanta Element analyzer is up to the challenge of all day, high-throughput testing.
The Vanta Element analyzer offers speed and ease of use in a variety of testing environments, including scrap recycling and metal...Read More.
Webinar: Inspection of Critical Structures with Scale and Scab Corrosion
Posted: 2019-9-10Corrosion Assessment Redefined: Welcome to Lyft 2.2
If you need to know the remaining wall thickness under surface-forming scabs, then this upcoming webinar on a new high-performance solution engineered to provide reliable, repeatable and actionable data is perfect for you.
Join the PEC team to learn more about this new solution over our next webinar:
Date: September 18th
Learn more on a new solution designed specifically for inspections over scale, corrosion scabs and blisters.
Agenda of ...Read More.