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Innovativ has record sales for WoodEye

According to Innovativ Vision, it had its best-ever week of sales last month, selling seven WoodEye timber scanning systems to customers in Canada, Germany and Russia.

January 25, 2013  By Innovativ Vision AB

The Swedish company says the strong end to 2012 reflects buyers wanting the latest technology in order to optimize production and thus deliveries in a competitive market.

“We are extremely pleased with the figures for 2012 and the fact that we secured so many sales in such a short space of time. Our attention will now turn to the future and what we can accomplish during 2013,” says Jonas Eklind, CEO and President of Innovativ

The WoodEye 5, launched in 2011 is equipped with ultramodern industrial computers and an integrated infeed and outfeed system and boasts the latest camera and laser technology, a precise inspection system and capability for six-sided inspection. The new user interface in the WoodEye 5, with multi-touch functions, interactive parameter settings and self-diagnostics, puts the scanner in a class of its own regarding user friendliness. Together these qualities give the WoodEye 5 outstanding capacity for detection and optimization.

Based on advanced sensor, data and image processing technology, WoodEye inspects and analyses the wood, which optimizes production for a better return, higher value and improved productivity. WoodEye is available for various applications such as cross-cut and rip sawing, and grading for quality. Innovativ Vision has over 450 installations. Customers include sawmills and producers of components, furniture, windows, construction timber and glulam beams, panel and edge planing, glulam segments for panels, parquet and flooring.


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