Factory Automation

Complete Solutions for Factory Automation

Production automation, lot tracking, and component traceability are all common requirements for today’s busy factories and assembly plants. Many suppliers choose Microscan for reliable product inspection and data capture, enabling plant floor data tracking, outbound product traceability and part quality requirements from manufacturers.

Read Any 1D/2D Symbol or Direct Part Mark (DPM)


Our products feature the latest barcode reading technology for decoding both linear barcodes and 2D symbols, such as Data Matrix. Specialty readers are available for tight spaces, high-speed reading and direct part marks.

Application Examples

  • Part Traceability
  • WIP Tracking
  • Recall Management
  • Bill-Sheet Reading 
MicroHAWK Readers MicroHAWK Readers
QX-870 QX-870
Mobile HAWK Mobile HAWK
WebLink WebLink
barcode reading for factory automation

Verify Barcode Quality & Compliance


We offer a variety of offline and inline verification solutions that include camera, software and precision illumination specifically designed for the verification of 1D/2D codes to industry standards.

Application Examples

  • Code Quality & Legibility 
  • Direct Part Mark Quality
  • Data Sequence
  • Data Accuracy
LVS-9510 LVS-9510
LVS-9580 LVS-9580
LVS-7510 LVS-7510
Verification Kits Verification Kits
barcode verification for factory automation

Inspect Parts & Assembly


Microscan machine vision solutions provide precision product inspection to ensure quality and accuracy. Our products include machine vision software, smart cameras, and complete inspection systems.

Application Examples

  • Part Presence & Position 
  • Label Presence & Position
  • Text (OCR/OCV)
  • Dimensional Inspection
  • Defect Detection
MicroHAWK MV-40 MicroHAWK MV-40
Vision HAWK Vision HAWK
Visionscape GigE Camera Visionscape GigE Camera
Visionscape Software Visionscape Software
machine vision for factory automation

Industries Served

  • Automotive Assembly
  • Power Train
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • White Goods
  • Robotics
  • Machine Building

Compliance Standards

Microscan offers a wide range of verification solutions to meet industry standards including:

  • FSMA
  • GS1
  • UDI
  • ISO/IEC
  • AIM DPM

Factory Automation Resources

In-Line vs Off-Line Label Inspection - Risk of Off-Line Only Inspection

Learn about the difference between In-line and Off-line Inspection Systems

Poor-quality labels result in material waste, potential fines, and loss of customers. By implementing both in-line and off-line label verification systems, label defects can be eliminated for nearly 100 percent reliability.
This whitepaper will help you learn how different inspection systems can help catch errors and improve productivity. 

Barcode Symbologies

Learn everything about barcodes symbologies. Understand how verification can help avoid errors and fines and improve the automation process. 

Barcode Quality 101

Barcode Quality 101

Are you a beginner looking to learn more about barcode quality, or already have some experience under your belt, but are in need of a quick overview of barcode quality 101? We've put together an e-book for you where you can find the  basics needed to understand how to read, monitor and verify barcodes.