SICK Case Studies

It's what's on the inside that counts

11 November, 2015 | SICK Pty Ltd

To ensure that every pack really does have on the inside what it states on the outside, 2D vision sensors from SICK visually inspect every product that leaves the belt at frozen food manufacturer Crop's.

Sensor intelligence replaces mechanical singulation

04 November, 2015 | SICK Pty Ltd

In the production plant of a well-known fruit juice manufacturer, the fruit juices are pressed, decanted into a huge range of Tetra Pak cartons and then packaged again in trays without any interruptions — thanks to the DeltaPac MultiTask photoelectric sensor from SICK.

Clean and safe: the real packaging challenge

12 October, 2015 | SICK Pty Ltd

The L29 single-beam photoelectric safety switch, developed by SICK for the packaging manufacturer MULTIVAC, stops dangerous movements safely if someone reaches into the forming station in a thermoforming packaging machine.

SICK's W8 Inox sensor declared 'slaughter-proof'

30 September, 2015 | SICK Pty Ltd

Pork processor Danish Crown teamed up with the Danish Meat Research Institute to put W8 Inox photoelectric sensors from SICK through a series of practical tests spanning several years — and has now classed the sensors as 'slaughter-proof'.

RFID streamlines automated tomato harvesting

24 September, 2015 | SICK Pty Ltd

RFID technology from SICK allows tomato processor Kagome to ensure product traceability, leading to increasing efficiency in the production process.

Quality control for baked goods

08 October, 2014 | SICK Pty Ltd

Manufacturers of baked goods are looking to make detailed improvements to the pre-packing quality control process to enable the rejection of items which lack the proper shape or colour, before they are packed.

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