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AMETEK Surface Vision to Showcase Latest Inspection Technology at METEC 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

AMETEK Surface Vision will exhibit its latest innovations to the steel market at this year’s International Metallurgy Trade Fair (METEC) happening from June 24 – 28 in Düsseldorf, Germany. 
METEC 2019A proven partner for increasing efficiency and improving product quality in the metals industry for over three decades, AMETEK Surface Vision continues to innovate the highly-precise, real-time detection and classification of metal defects with its market-leading SmartView® surface inspection solution.

Highly-customizable to meet individual customer process needs, SmartView’s reliable, real-time optical inspection of both sides of the metal product provides full visibility of surface quality in the most-demanding metal processing environments, helping to increase product yields while lowering costs. 

METEC 2019 is the premier event for the steel industry, bringing together professionals involved in steel production and its applications from over 120 countries. More than 78,000 visitors are expected to attend, with at least 2,200 companies scheduled to exhibit. 

Delegates can learn more about the latest advancements in surface inspection and process monitoring in steel production and meet the AMETEK Surface Vision team, who will be exhibiting as part of the Quality Alliance group at hall 4, stand F29-03. Part of a recognized network of highly-technological corporations from around the world, the group’s focus is to develop and supply high-quality systems and solutions for quality assurance and quality control to the international metals industry.
surface quality monitoring software continues to evolve as new features are developed. The latest software includes a Synchronized Web Viewer, which allows the user to open multiple viewers and use video file system enhancements, enabling more efficient handling of large numbers of inspection files. Users of the modular software suite also benefit from the addition of an enhanced user interface, parts-per-million data calculations and improvements to SmartView’s thresholding and parallel classification capabilities. 

Denis Frier, AMETEK Surface Vision’s European Sales Director, commented: “We recognise that metal manufacturers face ever-increasing demands to improve quality, increase productivity and create certified defect-free products, especially from end-user markets, so we aim to ensure that our clients never have to wait for results. Our approach is simple: to provide the latest inspection solution optimized for each application, delivered with the highest consistency and without compromise.”

Delegates visiting hall 4, stand F29-03 are invited to pick up the AMETEK Surface Vision’s new metals industry guide, which outlines the benefits of the SmartView system’s real-time video and modular design flexibility for metal manufacturers.

About METEC 2019 

A leading international metallurgical event for steel casting and steel production showcases all aspects of future-oriented innovations.  METEC combines numerous seminars and symposiums, special exhibits and technology forums namely GIFA, THERMPROCESS and NEWCAST.  An annual event it is aimed at international buyers, users, experts and decision makers from the metallurgy, heat technology and foundry industries over four days in June. Visit to learn more.