Creating Contrast for Machine Vision

InvotecMachine Vision Systems, News

Most manufacturers design their product before considering their equipment needs. However, acknowledging both simultaneously can save time and money—especially when it comes to machine vision systems. That’s because vision technology relies on contrast for accuracy during inspection. Keeping this in mind when selecting product components improves performance and functionality. Here are some tricks for creating contrast your product design: Optimize lighting: design features that are unique or have a special pattern to take advantage of lighting and enhance recognition. Create … Read More

Invotec Featured in Assembly Magazine


Invotec was recently featured in Assembly Magazine as part of their “Systems Roundup” for medical device manufacturers. “Assembly lines for medical devices don’t have to be entirely automated. In some cases, a mix of manual and automated stations is more efficient and cost-effective. Recently, systems integrator Invotec Engineering Inc. designed a lean cell to produce a noninvasive surgical device. The challenge of this line was to balance the simplicity of manual stations with the complexity of fully-automated stations—leveraging the benefits … Read More

Invotec Engineering, Inc. Opens Minneapolis Location


Dayton, Ohio, USA, May 15, 2018–Invotec Engineering, Inc. opens a Minneapolis location to better serve medical device manufacturers in medical alley.   Headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, Invotec Engineering, Inc. has been helping medical device manufactures solve complex assembly, test, and inspection challenges for 25 years. After joining the Hahn Group in 2017, Invotec is excited to expand their presence—starting with a new office in Minneapolis, MN. “We have a large concentration of customers in the [Minneapolis] area who need our … Read More

Invotec Engineering is sponsoring the Women in Bioscience leadership breakfast and BioOhio’s Dayton Social


Invotec is a proud member of BioOhio—a local non-profit connecting bioscience organizations that support an improved quality of life worldwide. This November, Invotec is sponsoring two BioOhio events. Women in Bioscience 11.15.17 @ 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. |Atricure: 7555 Innovation Way, Mason, OH 45040 This breakfast workshop is part of BioOhio’s leadership series. The goal is to highlight topics that provide tools needed to advance into leadership positions within technical fields. While these events are geared towards women, male … Read More

Invotec Engineering Will Be a Sponsor at IMDMC’s Annual Conference | November 1 | Indianapolis, IN


The Indiana Medical Device Manufacturer’s Council (IMDMC) is holding their annual conference on November 1 in downtown Indianapolis—and Invotec Engineering will be a sponsor at the event. This year’s conference includes two FDA speakers as well as panel discussions and exhibits from the Indiana bioscience research institute, experts in cyber security, medical device companies, and more. Keynote presentations include: “Medical Device Cyber Security: An FDA Perspective” with Dr. Suzanne Schwartz, CDRH Associate Director for Science and Strategic Partnerships at the … Read More

Invotec Engineering Will Be at MD&M Minneapolis | November 8-9 | Booth 1247


The Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) show in Minneapolis is the largest medtech event in the Midwest—expecting to draw over 5,500 attendees in its 23rd year this November. The conference features educational workshops, exhibits, and speaker sessions in R&D, design, development, and manufacturing. Invotec Engineering will be exhibiting at the event as a way to learn more about the challenges that medical device manufacturers face as well as offer expertise when it comes to addressing those challenges with manufacturing equipment. … Read More