Automated quality control for pipeline construction in oil and gas industry

Initial situation:

We received an order from one of the biggest steel manufacturers in the world, which offers material for civil construction, automotive, industrial, agriculture applications and various other sectors. The customer intends to achieve an automatic 100% measurement of height and width of glowing elements produced in his continuous casting line, with an accuracy level in the range of mm. Until now, this dangerous task was carried out by employees wearing protective clothing with manual measurement tools like caliper.

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