Tag - Glass Quality

New Service Manager at Viprotron

Helmut Polin is Viprotron’s new service and project manager since October 1, 2021. Helmut Polin supports our customers directly and competently with all service inquiries and requests as well as with all new installations concerning our quality scanners. Helmut already has a broad experience with our scanners:...

AVANTI’s LineScanner for High-Speed Glass Inspection

The new, recently installed LineScanner provides Avanti with an automatic, reliable way of inspecting glass without the need of an operator. AVANTI Windows & Doors as leading manufacturer and installation contractor of vinyl window and door systems throughout the South & Southwest, knew to reach out to...

Optris: New Glass Inspection System For Glass Tempering Furnaces

With the GIS 640 R from Optris, temperature differences during glass hardening processes can be quickly detected, thus avoiding rejects. The physical properties of flat glass can be influenced by targeted heat treatment. For example, single-pane safety glass (SPSG) is produced by so-called thermal tempering. In this...

Sandra Kugler is Viprotron Glass Scanner’s new Sales Manager for Europe

We are pleased to announce that Sandra Kugler just started to work for Viprotron as our new Sales Manager Europe. After having studied International Business Administration, some twenty years ago she started her career in the glass industry. Her first step was a position in A+W software (software implementation). Then...

LineScanner installation at Starglaze, Great Britain

Starglaze was looking for a reliable, state-of-the-art glass quality inspection system. The solution: LineScanner, SOFTSOLUTION’s all-in-one system that inspects glass lites with extreme precision for all quality and surface defects. In cooperation with our British partner Promac we have realized another project...

Paragon Tempered Glass, LLC uses LineScanner for dimension control

Paragon Tempered Glass, LLC, is a specialty fabricator offering custom glass solutions to numerous markets from two U.S.-based facilities. Products include both flat and bent tempered glass, as well as insulated glass, to meet demanding expectations of strength, thermal and aesthetic quality. As an...

SYNERGX opens European facility

SYNERGX is pleased to announce that it has opened a facility in Saverne, France, to better support the company’s growing European clients. “With over 50 percent of SYNERGX’s systems managed through our office in Europe, it was a natural strategy for us to open local facility to better support our clientele,” explained...

How glass tempering technology affects your glass quality?

Glass quality is an important issue in the field of tempered glass and the attention for it increases constantly – not merely because of its huge impact on your production costs. Which quality problems can occur when I temper glass? Well known quality issues for tempered glass are roller waves, roller pick-ups, white...

Softsolution start a successful cooperation with Fuyao Group

With a maximum scanning speed of 20 meters per minute, the Fuyao Group is well equipped to check its high-quality automotive lites for quality defects in the future. Fuyao Glass Industry Group Co., Ltd. briefly “Fuyao Group” was founded in 1987 in Fuzhou, China, and is now a multinational company...

WEHA-THERM reduces complaint rate thanks to LineScanner

WEHA-THERM – one of the largest glass refining companies and the specialist for insulating and single glass in Bavaria and Austria has been using SOFTSOLUTION technologies since 2012: Two LineScanners check the transparent flat glass products for all quality defects. WEHA-THERM uses a LineScanner on a...

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