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Industrial Sound Analysis Delivers Automated Quality Control

Many companies do not have the confidence to try out artificial intelligence models. As a result, they have a wealth of untapped potential for quality control. The new IDMT-ISAAC software now makes it possible for users without any expert knowledge of AI to also benefit from artificial intelligence applications. The software is adapted to a… Continue reading Industrial Sound Analysis Delivers Automated Quality Control

nTelligence AI Software Enables Rapid Inspection of Complex Surfaces

Nanotronics, developer of advanced robotic industrial microscopes that combines AI, automation, and sophisticated imaging for industrial inspection, has recently announced the release of its fourth generation of artificial intelligence software, nTelligence. The new innovations include broad improvements to the nSpec platform by adding two new AI models with improved performance and increased flexibility. In addition… Continue reading nTelligence AI Software Enables Rapid Inspection of Complex Surfaces

How to Make Your Custom Components And How to Ensure Their Quality

Custom components are made to your exact specifications and special requirements. The manufacturing processes can vary, but quality control of these components is vital. Let’s explore the various manufacturing options for these custom components and the most effective ways to ensure quality.

Focus On Incoming Quality Concerns To Avoid Huge Losses

Up until the time that your production starts, incoming quality control (IQC) are the method of inspecting the quality of materials and parts used to make a product. You may inspect for consistency even before performing a first product inspection or an output inspection with the incoming inspection. This may deem incredibly important as a… Continue reading Focus On Incoming Quality Concerns To Avoid Huge Losses

5 Crucial Functions of Cosmetics Packaging

Perhaps more than any other industry, cosmetics packaging needs to do a lot of different things. This is why performing supplier audits and maintaining an effective quality control system are absolutely essential for cosmetics brands. But first, you need to understand what the function of product packaging really is. 

Tightened 100-Percent Inspection

Donald J. Wheeler Operations Tightened 100-Percent Inspection Guard-bands may cost more than they help Published: Monday, March 29, 2021 – 12:03 Untitled Document Inspection sounds simple. Screen out the bad stuff and ship the good stuff. However, measurement error will always create problems of misclassification where good stuff is rejected, and bad stuff gets shipped.… Continue reading Tightened 100-Percent Inspection

Unsupervised Machine Learning Automates Quality Control Process

Covision Quality automates the visual quality control process on metal parts through computer vision and deep learning technology. Covision Quality was born out of Covision Lab, a computer vision focused research and development center with the goal of shaping industries through its applications. It was founded in 2019 by seven multinational technology and industrial companies.… Continue reading Unsupervised Machine Learning Automates Quality Control Process

Enabling a Better, Safer and More Interconnected World Through Remote Inspections

Discover the benefits of remote inspections in this fourth installment of our six-part video series on how we are enabling a better, safer and more interconnected world. Remote inspections save time and travel costs, reduce pollution and are safer for customers and inspectors. Learn more about SGS’s remote inspections service, and our QIIQ remote inspections… Continue reading Enabling a Better, Safer and More Interconnected World Through Remote Inspections

Should We Be Certifying to ISO Standards?

Ryan E. Day Health Care Should We Be Certifying to ISO Standards? That depends on your intentions and perception of value Published: Monday, March 22, 2021 – 12:03 In an article published by Quality Digest, Julias DeSilva addresses recent declines in ISO certification and poses the question, “Does quality matter anymore?” His conclusion is that… Continue reading Should We Be Certifying to ISO Standards?

Long-Lasting Impact of Pandemic on Supply Chain Quality

Management Long-Lasting Impact of Pandemic on Supply Chain Quality Some surprising pros and cons are emerging from the global chaos Published: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 – 12:03 It’s been about one year since the Covid-19 impact intensified from a seemingly isolated health scare to a worldwide, ubiquitous tragedy that has upended daily life as we… Continue reading Long-Lasting Impact of Pandemic on Supply Chain Quality