Omron’s Machine Vision Technology Wins Innovators Award

Vision Systems Design, a leading news source on machine vision and image processing, is honoring Omron Automation as a recipient of its 2018 Innovators Award. The globally recognized innovator in industrial automation technology recently expanded its machine vision portfolio to include powerful smart camera technology.

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL., April 16, 2018 - Omron Automation, a trusted partner and globally recognized leader in providing innovative technological solutions for today's manufacturing challenges, recently received an award for its groundbreaking machine vision technology. Vision Systems Design, a news source favored by professionals in machine vision and image processing, has named Omron as one of its 2018 Innovators Award honorees.

The pioneer in sensing and control equipment recently upgraded its machine vision portfolio to include several cutting-edge technologies that expand its ability to address challenges in automation. These innovations combine unprecedented power, speed and precision with elegant and intuitive hardware, making it easier than ever to drive automation forward with all-encompassing solutions.
Omron's machine vision product portfolio addresses specific challenges for the factory of the future. The MicroHAWK MV family puts advanced machine vision capability into extremely compact and embedded devices that help manufacturers make the best possible use of space. Taking vision power to a whole new level, the one-of-a-kind HAWK MV-4000 puts near-PC processing speeds into a single smart camera.
These technologies complement Omron's existing machine vision systems which include the popular FH Series. This best-in-class vision system is known for its unique combination of high-speed inspection, high-precision measurement and minimal programming requirements.
The MicroHAWK readers and the HAWK MV-4000 are innovations that build upon Omron Microscan technologies. Omron's 2017 acquisition of Microscan Systems, Inc., brought a wealth of vision and barcode reading expertise into its portfolio, and the company is ready to take the lead in comprehensive, vision-based solutions for industrial automation.
Learn more about Omron's advanced vision technology here: https://industrial.omron.us/en/products/fh

About Omron Automation
Omron Automation is an industrial automation partner that creates, sells and services fully integrated automation solutions that include robotics, sensing, motion, logic, safety, and more. Established in 1933 and currently headed by President Yoshihito Yamada, Omron's 36,000 employees help businesses solve problems with creativity in more than 110 countries. Learn more at omron247.comcountries. Learn more at omron247.com

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