Last week, WoodEye by Innovativ Vision sold a WoodEye X-Ray with Cross Cut to the flooring manufacturer Kährs in Nybro, Sweden. The system will mainly be used to cut raw materials to their parquet floors. These substances are cut of from wood which comes directly from Kährs own sawmills.

This is the third X-Ray system that WoodEye by Innovativ Vision has sold since LIGNA fair in May 2013, and the market has shown big interest in the new technology. “It stands clear that we have made something great for the industry with our Dual Energy X-Ray. The need to scan with higher accuracy, even in rough or dirty material, is significant for many operators around the world.” says CEO of WoodEye Jonas Eklind. “Our X-Ray is a product that will develop the industry and create new opportunities when it comes to high precision and increased yield”.

WoodEye 5 X-Ray launched at the LIGNA fair in Hanover on 6 May 2013 and is seen as a major step forward in modern timber scanning. The machine makes use of the patented technology Dual Energy with X-ray in two energy levels, which gives accurate results even in rough and dirty materials. Innovativ Vision is world leading with their Dual Energy technology when it comes to X-ray systems in the timber industry.

The first WoodEye scanner was launched in 1985, and since then Innovativ Vision has retained its market position as a technological leader in automated wood inspection. Based on advanced sensor, data and image processing technology, WoodEye inspects and analyses the wood, which optimises 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 nearly 500 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.

For further information, please contact:
Jonas Eklind, CEO & President, Innovativ Vision AB
Phone: +46 (0)709-403580
E-mail: jonas.eklind@ivab.se