Vi TECHNOLOGY, a leading provider of inspection solutions for PCB assembly, announces that it was awarded a 2016 Global Technology Award in the category of Best Product – Europe for its K Series3D AOI system. The award was presented to the company during a Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 ceremony that took place at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL during SMTA International. K Series3D also is available as a cost-effective 3D AOI upgrade to existing 5K, 7K and 9K systems.
K Series3D is the latest evolution of the successful K Series that has been delivering the most accurate component inspection to worldwide leaders in the electronics manufacturing industry for years.
By combining its extensive 2D AOI and 3D experience with new proprietary technologies, the K Series3D delivers highly accurate all-around defect coverage including lifted components, lifted leads, tombstones, etc., for components up to 25 mm in height. Coupling high quality telecentric 2D images with dual camera blue-laser-based 3D profiles guarantees superior inspection quality for both pre-reflow and post-reflow.
Jean-Marc Peallat, Global Sales VP for Vi TECHNOLOGY stated, “We are very pleased to receive this award for Best Product – Europe. It is the recognition of our expertise in AOI, with almost 20 years of experience, combined with our ability to innovate in a very demanding market. Our focus is to offer pragmatic, effective solutions that create value for our customers.”
Premiering in 2005, the Global Technology Awards program is an annual celebration of product excellence in electronics surface mount assembly. Premier products based on the finest examples of creative advancement in technology are chosen by a distinguished panel of industry experts.