Posts tagged with ‘robotics’

  • Embedded 3D image processing

    By Converter on September 3, 2018
    Vision Components has developed new 3D laser scanners with powerful integrated electronics. The VCnano3D-Z-series embedded vision systems are compact, lightweight, and easy-to-integrate in OEM applications They contain a Xilinx Zynq SoC, which comprises a dual-core ARM processor and an FPGA. In order to determine line coordinates in laser triangulation, a point cloud has to be calculated. In the new sensors, […]
  • PPMA BEST hosts STEM day to encourage next generation of engineers

    By Converter on October 26, 2017
    PPMA BEST (Business Education, Skills and Training), an independent charitable trust set up to encourage young people to discover the opportunities for a career in the engineering industries, has partnered with the Museum of Science and Industry, in Manchester, to host an interactive STEM day on Monday November 13. The STEM day, organised by PPMA BEST and national education charity […]
  • Industry leaders join the PPMA Show’s Learning Hub line-up

    By Converter on August 14, 2017
    The PPMA Show, September 26-28, 2017, at the NEC Birmingham, has announced the line-up for its new and improved Learning Hub, which will provide visitors and exhibitors with insights from influential industry experts and opinion leaders on the industry’s hottest trends and topics. From the implications and opportunities of Brexit and IIoT enabled adaptive packaging to the potential of waste […]
  • A world of possibilities in beverage packaging at drinktec 2017

    By Converter on July 28, 2017
    At drinktec 2017, Graphic Packaging International (GPI) will demonstrate possibilities in machinery and packaging solutions that address both current and evolving consumer buying habits that are shaping the global beverage industry. “Today, the global beverage industry is experiencing unprecedented dynamism, evolving with consumer preferences and buying habits,” said Allen Ennis, vice president and general manager of Global Beverage at GPI. […]