September 19, 2022

How does machine vision add value to factory automation?

Today’s manufacturers use machine vision to improve product quality, reduce waste, and ultimately increase ROI. Machine vision systems also supply unparalleled data and insights to the production process itself and are proven versatile tools for […]
September 19, 2022

Motion Ai Launches New Website

Birmingham, Ala. – Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair and operation replacement parts, and a premier provider of industrial technology solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of the new Motion Ai […]
September 16, 2022

Soft Start Valve Safety

Operators who use soft start dump valves have found the allowance of downstream pressure to gradually increase on the initial startup before fully opening to deliver line pressure. The dump function allows the system to […]
September 2, 2022

What is machine vision?

On August 25, 2022, an internal webinar for Motion and Motion Ai employees was held, introducing Motion Ai’s Machine Vision Division, Integro Technologies. Steve Dehlin, Senior Sales Engineer, gave the presentation. What follows is the […]
September 1, 2022

Motion Ai Teams Recognized by Universal Robots

Last week, Motion Ai was recognized at the Universal Robots National Meeting in Detroit, Michigan. Universal Robots presented several awards to Motion Ai, which recently reached a pinnacle in UR sales and obtained Platinum Partner […]
August 27, 2022

Industrial Robotic Vision Systems

Robotic vision systems can assist in increasing plant productivity, safety and quality. Vision systems offer a critical use of technology for robotic applications. With increased use of vision technology in manufacturing, production economies of scale […]
August 27, 2022

4 Benefits of Automation for Food Safety and Quality

As a business leader, how does your organization use automated food production lines to improve efficiency, quality, and safety? With the declining profit margins and increased competition in the food industry, businesses must adopt a […]
August 24, 2022

How Flow Control Will Fix Your Stuttering Pneumatic Cylinder

Does your new Air Double-Acting Cylinder stutter when it extends? To fix a stuttering pneumatic cylinder, ensure the flow controls, such as \”meter-in\” vs. \”meter-out,\” are correctly positioned. At this point, you\’ve probably figured out […]
August 21, 2022

Leaking Manifold Valves? Let’s Troubleshoot It

What’s Leaking? While running an automated assembly machine, a machine operator notices air leaking from the exhaust port of a 5-station valve manifold. Their maintenance technician later confirms that compressed air is consistently leaking from […]
August 15, 2022

Pick the Right HMI for Your Automation Project

Nearly every automated machine or system in today’s world has some sort of interface that allows a human worker to interact with it and that is where an HMI comes in. These human-machine interfaces (HMIs) are crucial […]