Objective and Goal: The objective of this project is to install and evaluate a system for automatic evaluation of the shape of a statistically relevant number of items produced in a production line at VCC in Olofström. The system should be able to evaluate isolated items positioned and oriented arbitrarily on a conveyor belt at a speed up to 1 m/s without interfering with the production line. Result and Expected Effects: This project aims to increase the automation level in quality evaluation. The project will develop a method for in-line analysis of geometry deviation of potentially all parts produced in a representative production line and investigate how these results should be fed back to the production system. These objectives are in line with ambitions in the Produktion2030 programme.
Professor vid Chalmers, Industrial and Materials Science, Production Systems
Funding years 2014–2016
Areas of Advance