TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW

Exploiting leading technologies in Non-destructive Testing & Evaluation (NDT&E), machine vision with complex defect detection algorithms and machine health monitoring, we bring technology solutions to industry members in the area of automated product inspection, measurement and defect detection.  A metrology laboratory provides a suite of metrology services at world class standards.

 

 

POTENTIAL APPLICATIONS

These technologies can be deployed for the following industrial applications :

  • Non-destructive defect detection in metals & composites 
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  • Production in-situ in-line vision inspection 
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  • Part quality verification (dimension and geometry) and reverse engineering 
OVERVIEW
Complex Geometric & Surface Measurement 

High accuracy contact and contactless (2D/3D) measurement for dimensioning, surface roughness and surface topograpphy profiling 

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X-ray Diffraction for automated residual stress measurements - ISO17025 accredited, Nov 2016 

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Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) for sample topography and composition 

 
Non-Destructuve Testing & Evaluation Solutions

Advanced NDT techniques (eddy current, ultrasonics arrays) for surface & sub-surface defect detection

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Defect characterization (>1mm)

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Thermography methods (flash, induction, laser) for rapid non-contact full-field inspection 

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Automated NDT scanning (C-scan, robotic) 

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X-ray CT capabilities for internal channel inspection (Nov 2017) 

 
Inspection Technology Development 

Automated in-situ machine vision inspection technologies for in-process effect & surface quality evaluation 

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Feature recognition 

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Augmented Reality platform solutions co-development 

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Uncertainty analysis expert system for both measurement and inspection

 
Condition Monitoring & Lifetime Prediction 

Real-time machine & tool wear health condition monitoring for process optimization & predictive maintenance (failure diagnosis and prognosis) 

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Effective in-machine sensor solutions

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Connectivity with real-time remote machine monitoring (Future of Manufacturing / Industry 4.0)