AMETEK Surface Vision’s surface inspection systems detect irregularities on the surface of metal strips with speed and accuracy. That’s why major flat-rolled metal producers around the world depend on our solutions.

With copper increasingly in demand globally, a low rate of rejects is vital in manufacturing. High-precision defect detection enhances productivity and delivers proven surface quality of the finished product.

Our systems deliver accurate surface monitoring of copper as it is cut, shaped, rolled or coated. Flexible, modular solutions can be optimized for an extensive variety of metal treatment processes.

With a range of trusted surface inspection systems for copper production applications, AMETEK Surface Vision has more than three decades of expertise in supplying solutions to the metals industries. We provide high-precision monitoring at every stage of the continuous process.

Metal manufacturers face ever-increasing demands to improve quality, increase productivity and create certified defect free products, especially from end-user markets such as the automotive and aerospace industries. This makes a flexible, customizable surface inspection solution essential when optimizing quality and yield.

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SmartView® optimizes quality control at Wieland-Werke AG with surface inspection of copper CASE STUDY
SmartView® optimizes quality control at Wieland-Werke AG with surface inspection of copper 
Customer: Wieland-Werke AG - 
Industry: Copper
Products(s): SmartView®
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