AMETEK Surface Vision Exhibits at SIS.EUROPE 2018 - Surface Inspection Summit

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

AMETEK Surface Vision, a world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions for the metals industry, will exhibit at SIS.EUROPE 2018 – Surface Inspection Summit, September 18-19, at the TEMA Pyramid, Aachen, Germany.

The summit combines presentations from experts from the steel and non-ferrous metals industries with an exhibition by leading suppliers of surface vision and quality assurance systems. The summit offers a unique opportunity for users of surface inspection systems and providers of surface inspection products and services to come together at a single location.

As a leading developer of software-enabled vision systems, AMETEK Surface Vision will showcase its latest in-line image processing technology for optimized surface inspection and monitoring as well as process surveillance applications.

AMETEK Surface Vision, founded in 1990, has 28 years of knowledge and experience in providing surface inspection solutions to the metals industry.  With more than 2,400 surface vision systems in operation worldwide, including more than 850 within the metals sector, AMETEK Surface Vision offers an unmatched portfolio of proven application-specific installations.

AMETEK Surface Vision’s signature products have stood the test of time and become industry best practices for online detection, classification and visualization of defects. Its SmartView® and SmartAdvisor® systems are both highly modular, customizable systems that enable customers to realize faster inspection times with reduced labor requirements from primary material production to converting.

“Drawing on our unrivalled applications expertise, we continue to develop new capabilities aimed at meeting the specific requirements of our metals industry customers, notes Ben Wileman, Divisional Vice President of Sales and Marketing for AMETEK Surface Vision.

“SIS.EUROPE 2018 provides the perfect opportunity to meet industry professionals, who use or are looking to use surface inspection products. It affords us the opportunity to better understand their precise needs and helps to direct our focus appropriately to comprehensively support the industry in the future.”

About AMETEK Surface Vision

AMETEK Surface Vision is a world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions with a broad product portfolio optimized for web and surface inspection, monitoring and process surveillance applications. 

Surface Vision’s product portfolio includes three distinct product lines: SmartView® systems, SmartAdvisor® systems and Slit Inspection. Each product line uniquely enables customers to inspect the surfaces of materials processed in a continuous fashion across the metals, paper, plastics, nonwovens and glass industries.

Surface Vision is unit of AMETEK Process and Analytical Instruments, a division of AMETEK, Inc., a global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices. 

About the Surface Inspection Summit (SIS)

SIS is the industry event for the surface inspection community that promotes an open and active exchange of views between manufacturers and users. Founded in 2002, it showcases product developments and highlights the current research at Germany’s renowned institutes and in ongoing industrial development projects. For more information, visit