The leading specialist for industrial image processing (machine vision) has ventured into the realms of solar glass, contributing its extensive experience in the glass manufacturing industry to this growth market. ISRA VISION successfully completed a contract with the Chinese company Dongguan CSG Solar Glass Co., Ltd., which includes the delivery of two systems to inspect textured glass for solar applications.
At the exhibition being held alongside the 22nd European Solar Energy Conference, the world's most important conference for the solar energy industry, from September 3 - 7, 2007, customized solutions for optical inspection systems for the solar energy industry were presented to the visitors. Systems offered by ISRA VISION inspect all of today's and future types of solar modules with speed unmatched by others on the market, and at the same time with highest precision. The solutions and methods shown attracted a high level of interest and good feedback from customers.
The global innovator and market leader in the field of glass offers the market the most up-to-date, state-of-the-art technologies for the entire bandwidth of applications needed: From quality control of solar cells, solar wafers and thin film solar cells (CIS, CIGS, CSG, CdTE) to innovative inspection technology for solar modules in XXL format through to contact-free surface inspection of curved glass. High-resolution high-speed cameras provide crystal clear images of any defects and allow them to be categorized precisely. Because of their modular concept, the systems can be integrated easily into the most diverse production environments.
On this occasion, the company also announced that a contract has been completed for two systems that will inspect textured glass, which the division ISRA SURFACE VISION will deliver to Dongguan CSG Solar Glass Co. Ltd., a manufacturer of solar glass for the solar energy industry located in Dongguan, China. According to statements made by the customers, the deciding factor for awarding the contract was ISRA VISION's expertise, experience and their outstanding technological solutions. Dongguan CSG Solar Glass Co., Ltd is a subsidiary of the China Southern Glass Holding Co., Ltd., a leading glass manufacturer in China.
More recently ISRA VISION completed a contract with Rioglass Solar, Spain, a company of the international Rioglass group, which includes the delivery of a system to measure bent glass for use as solar mirrors.