Nitrogen Flow Monitoring

Nitrogen Fill Station Stanford University needed to monitor the use of Nitrogen used in exotic research in its physics laboratories in order to report actual cost on federally funded programs. The cost of the system had to be reasonable. Voler installed a system to monitor the usage of gaseous and liquid Nitrogen at two [...]

October 21st, 2009|Categories: System Integration Examples|

Laser Measurements at Superfund Site

Laser Arch Mud in Railroad Cars Voler designed, built, and installed a system to measure the volume of mud put in rail cars at the Hylebos Superfund Site in Tacoma, Washington, using an array of lasers. Mud was dredged from the bay and dumped in rail cars for shipment. It had to be [...]

October 21st, 2009|Categories: System Integration Examples|

Positioning System for a Punch

Positioning System A manufacturer of lighting fixtures needed to reduce the cost of manufacturing at their plant in Berkeley, CA. An important part of the manufacturing process is punching holes in the lighting fixture. Positioning of the fixture in the punch was done manually. Voler installed a 25-foot slide that positions parts under the [...]

October 21st, 2009|Categories: System Integration Examples|

Sealing Machine Redesign

Sealing Machine Voler did major rebuilding of the electrical system in a sealing machine for a new production line in California. In order to make an old machine suitable for use in the USA, 90% of the electrical parts and wiring were replaced. The PLC code was converted to a new PLC, and major [...]

October 21st, 2009|Categories: System Integration Examples|

System Integration Examples

These are a few examples of work we have done in data acquisition, test systems, motion control, and software engineering. There are many other interesting projects that are covered by nondisclosure agreements. Drum Stick Sorter – data acquisition, motion control, software Sealing Machine – motion control, software Positioning System – motion control, Software Laser Measurement [...]

October 21st, 2009|Categories: System Integration Examples|