Modern Automation Technologies Professional Magazine

      1 2015

#   1/2015

Use of image processing technology for precision welding in the automotive industry

A fuel tank welding system from BF-Maschinen meets the most stringent welding quality criteria in the automotive industry due to the use of an optical stereo image processing system developed by FRAMOS. The image processing system ensures optimum positioning of the details to be connected during the welding process.

      4 2009

#   4/2009

VIPA controllers operate production lines at Volkswagen plant

ThyssenKrupp Krause GmbH used for the newest production lines highefficiency PLC on thebasis of SPEED7 technology from VIPA GmbH. Modern assembly lines have been recently setup at a Volkswagen plant in Kassel where the automobile concern manufactures doubleplateclutch transmissions for all the models of its cars. The control system for the product linesis based on the PLCs from VIPA using an integrated communication Ethernet processor.

      1 2007

#   1/2007

Control system for a bench testing the brake system of GAZ-3310 Valdai car for tightness

Application of advanced industrial controllers in control electronics for measuring and adjusting benches used to test motor transport is described.

      1 2002

#   1/2002

Control system for units to measure the angle of installation for wheels on the front-suspension bracket of the GAZ-2217 automobile

This article examines possible applications for current industrial computers in setting up electronic control systems for measuring and adjusting units that monitor automobile equipment.