New industry Guide Supports Manufacturers to Increase Yield and Reduce Cost

Monday, December 17, 2018

AMETEK Surface Vision, a world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions, now offers an informative guide for metals manufacturers looking to achieve both high quality and yield optimization.

Metals Surface Inspection GuideThe Metals Surface Inspection Guide is a ready reference for Surface Vision’s SmartView® surface inspection system, one of the most trusted and valued automatic surface inspection solutions in the world.

A proven partner for increasing efficiency and improving product quality in the metals industry for over three decades, SmartView continues to be a market leader in the highly precise real-time detection and classification of metal defects.

The new guide outlines the benefits of the system’s real-time video and modular design flexibility for steel, aluminum and alloy manufacturers looking to improve the quality of their production through the highly configurable inspection and reporting SmartView offers.

Highly customizable to individual customer process needs, SmartView’s reliable top and bottom real-time optical inspection provides surface quality visibility in even the most-demanding metal processing environments. Combining powerful software, line-scan camera technology, high intensity lighting, and supported by industry-leading application knowledge and engineering services, SmartView’s automatic detection, classification and visualization of metal defects make it effective in a wide range of metal process applications, including scalpers, hot mills, cold rolling mills, annealing lines, coating lines and slitters.

Metals Surface Inspection GuideNo other solution offers the flexibility and ease-of-use that SmartView delivers, and our new guide makes that clear. Our approach is simple: to provide the latest and best inspection solution for each application, delivered with the highest consistency and without compromise” comments Jason Zyglis, Divisional Vice President of Project and Product Management, AMETEK Surface Vision.

Download the Metals Surface Inspection Guide

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 and monitoring and process surveillance applications.

Its 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. ameteksurfacevision.com

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