Carl Zeiss Optotechnik GmbH - Optische Messtechnik


Optical measurement, Surface inspection, Tire testing

Thursday, 18 December 2014 01:00

Automated Series Control for Pressed Parts

Efficient sample checks at BMW Regensburg using a ZEISS Optotechnik 3D digitizing system SYSTEM COMET Automated Series Control (Sample Checks) for Pressed Parts FIELD Automotive CUSTOMER BMW Group, location: Regensburg, department: Press shop JOB DEFINITION / STARTING SITUATION The BMW plant in the south of Regensburg employs approximately 9,000 people. Every day, more than 1,100 vehicles are produced over a total area of 140 hectares. Since the plant went into operation in 1986, total production has increased to 5.4 million units per year. The production program includes the BMW 1 Series (3 door, 5 door), the BMW 3 Series and…
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 01:00

Cristalica GmbH invests in the future

SYSTEM COMET LƎD FIELD Manufacturing CUSTOMER Cristalica GmbH TASK Cristalica GmbH, a renowned glass factory based in Döbern, Germany, can look back on a long history, beginning in 1867 when the first glass foundry was established in Döbern. True to the motto, "Every person is special, so why not choose to buy something special as well?", Cristalica GmbH has long attached importance to the personalisation of glass and other products, rather than focussing solely on glass production itself. The surface quality of the glassware plays a major role in glass finishing. Even the smallest irregularities result in rejected materials and…
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 01:00

BIMAQ counts on fringe projection

SYSTEM COMET 5  / 50 and 400 mm3 field of view on a portable multiaxis stand and rotary table for automated object positioning BUSINESS SECTOR Education CUSTOMER University of Bremen - Faculty of Production Technology Bremen Institute for Metrology, Automation and Quality Science TASK A historical illustrated book from the 100 year company history (1806 to 1906) of the Bremer Melchers Group is among the exhibits of the Übersee Museum in Bremen. In the scope of contract work, the elaborate and valuable book cover had to be measured by the Bremer Institute for Metrology, Automation and Quality Science (BIMAQ) in high-resolution…
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 01:00

Results-orientated testing at BMW

SYSTEM COMET 5 – White light Fringe Projection Results-orientated testing of blank defects FIELD Automotive Manufacturing CUSTOMER BMW Group, location: Dingolfing Department: Calibration laboratory for physical unit length APPLICATION Calibration labs are typically subjected to the strictest requirements and this is certainly the case at BMW Dingolfing where blanks delivered by suppliers must be tested for defects to ensure that the high standards of the BMW Group are met. The Dingolfing laboratory is responsible for the physical unit length but alongside the objective of improving supplier quality, is also involved in other applications. For example, one of the Mechanical Engineering Departments…
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 02:00

Tool and component measurement - COMET L3D

SYSTEM COMET LƎD Tool and component measurement CUSTOMER Werkzeugbau Laichingen GmbH Progressive, forming, punch, bending and drawing dies Tool service, component production, tool design TASK Werkzeugbau Laichingen has established itself as a first-class partner in the German industry thanks to its specialisation in complex and large-scale tools. In order to maintain and refine the required quality levels, optical measurement is to be used to aid in optimising reverse engineering of tools, finishing/measurement based on CAD data thanks to maximum precision, simple handling, quick results and high-quality measurement. STEINBICHLER - SOLUTION AND PRODUCT The COMET LƎD sensor’s BLUE-LED technology makes it…
SYSTEM INTACT 1200-2 – Shearography CUSTOMER Recauchutados Mesas S.A., Albacete (Spain) Company for production of retreaded tires TASK Recauchutados Mesas S.A. is one of the biggest companies in Spain for production of retreaded tires, concentrating its main market in Europe but also exporting its products to the rest of the world. To improve product quality and reliability to attend the demands of end-users, the company was looking for a Shearography inspection system. STEINBICHLER SOLUTION AND PRODUCTThe STEINBICHLER INTACT 1200-2 Inline Flip combines beside high quality equipment, the required feature of a system, where the investment is in proportion to the…
SYSTEM STEINBICHLER COMET 5 4M with robot CUSTOMER Audi AG, Ingolstadt, Germany TASK Time and accuracy are essential in checking the dimensions of prototype parts, such as doors, hoods and trunk lids. At Audi AG in Ingolstadt, Germany, this challenge is met using a robot-assisted 3D digitizing system from Steinbichler Optotechnik, Neubeuern. The results delivered by the system help the car manufacturer optimize the manufacturing process.When developing a new car model in the automotive industry, a number of concept cars and prototypes need to be built quickly and with high precision in the pre-production stage. The time and accuracy with…
Monday, 15 September 2014 02:00

Automated Robot-Assisted Application

SYSTEM STEINBICHLER COMET 5 CUSTOMER BMW Press Shop in Regensburg, Germany TASK Process optimization and reduction of the time and work involved in initial sample production by the installation of an in-house inspection system in Regensburg, on the occasion of the new BMW 1 series model. High-precision dimensional accuracy inspection and quality assurance through new inspection method. STEINBICHLER SOLUTION AND PRODUCT The COMET 5 system implemented in the robot-assisted plant in the BMW press shop in Regensburg features a 2-Megapixel camera and a 400 field of view. The sensor is held by a KUKA industrial robot that is provided with…
SYSTEM STEINBICHLER COMET 5 2M CUSTOMER Franz Banke GmbH, Isen, Germany TASK Franz Banke GmbH is in the business of developing roof tile models and the design and manufacturing of molds for roof tiles. For digitizing of the roof tile models, the company has been using a Steinbichler COMET sensor for many years. Their original system is by now getting quite old and it will no longer be able to meet their future tightened requirements for precision and throughput times. STEINBICHLER SOLUTION AND PRODUCT During the consultation with Steinbichler, it emerged that the STEINBICHLER COMET 5 2M with the latest…
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