AMETEK SURFACE VISION is the world’s leading provider of vision systems, vision software, vision sensors and surface inspection systems used in manufacturing automation. AMETEK manufactures web and surface inspection systems for plastic, paper, non-woven and metals (copper, tin, steel, aluminium)


AMETEK vision helps companies improve product quality, eliminate production errors, lower manufacturing costs, and exceed consumer expectations for high quality products at an affordable price. Typical applications for machine vision include detecting defects, monitoring production lines, guiding assembly robots, and tracking, sorting and identifying parts.


AMETEK have been successfully inspecting metal surfaces for more than a decade. In fact, AMETEK systems inspect over 200,000,000 square meters of metal every day. AMETEK have more metals customers worldwide than anyone else in the industry, and more companies guarantee their product quality with AMETEK systems than with any other surface inspection system. Their Smart View Metals inspection system can help you to reduce overall operational costs and optimize processes


Additionally, the SmartView Metals system helps you to:

  • Improve product quality
  • Maximize yield
  • Minimize the need for manual inspections
  • Generate inspection reports
  • Decrease the number of customer returns
  • Ensure more thorough and objective grading of materials
  • Detect, identify and visualize defects


In Steel industries, AMETEK has supplied inspection system on various equipments / lines as mentioned below:

  • Hot Mill
  • Pickling Line
  • Annealing Line
  • Cold Rolling Mill
  • Temper Mill
  • Electro Galvanizing Line
  • Electro Tin Line
  • Hot Dip Tin Line
  • Coating Line
  • Inspection Line


Typical metal defects are as follows:

  • Holes
  • Roll Marks
  • Laminations
  • Sliver
  • Scale
  • Edge Cracks
  • Slip Marks
  • Scratches
  • Dents
  • Pits
  • Pipe
  • Acid Spots
  • Wrinkles
  • Pick Up

AMETEK can help you increase your manufacturing competitiveness, enhance your business and improve and control your production operations with the widest range of vision products.