About Us

AMETEK Surface Vision Office
AMETEK Surface Vision is the world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions. Our broad product range is optimized for the monitoring and inspection of webs and surfaces, and for process surveillance applications.


The SmartView and SmartAdvisor product lines deliver robust, flexible solutions to continuous production processes across a number of industries, with hundreds of customers and more than 2,000 installations worldwide.

Our systems have become vital to increasing efficiency, streamlining operations, improving product quality and reducing costs and waste in industrial processes. 

We continue to innovate, providing cutting-edge technologies and world-class technical support that delivers highly accurate defect data, high-definition video, intelligent grading, archiving and detailed reporting.

Based in Hayward, California, AMETEK Surface Vision has offices and sales representatives around the world. We are part of the Process and Analytical Instruments Division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices.