Case Study

Computer Vision Aided Defect Detection & Quality Control

Tuong Anh Ens, Go West RoboticsTuong Anh Ens

Defect detection translates to better accuracy, higher quality and faster production for the House of Design’s clients.

Overview

The House of Design is an award winning ABB robotics integration company that develops automation solutions across multiple industries, including aerospace, precision machined components, medical devices, food products, electronics, and contract manufacturing. When off-the-shelf solutions are not adequate or too costly, The House of Design partnered with Go West Robotics to develop a customized computer vision algorithm for object detection used in a pick and place application.

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Approach

Go West Robotics used our deep expertise in Computer Vision/Perception to design an algorithm that allows a camera to detect variability in raw materials. A robot could then recognize materials that should be prevented from further handling. Defect detection translates to better accuracy, higher quality and faster production for the House of Design’s clients.

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Results

The result of this exploration allows the House of Design to leverage the most advanced robotics technology for multiple clients, a clear competitive advantage in their industry. By relying on Go West Robotics for state-of-the art software development, the House of Design can deliver on the promise of the highest ROI to their customers. With Go West, robotics integrators have the confidence to take on the most challenging projects and grow their business.

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