Aspex Incorporated has become the standard known in the industry for Automatic Spinneret Inspection having achieved sales in more than 30 countries. Aspex Incorporated has provided their systems in a number of types of manufacturing processes including synthetic fiber (virgin and/or recycled content), filament, BCF carpet extrusion, aramids (and high tenacity) applications, spunbond and meltblown nonwovens extrusion and other applications. Aspex Incorporated offers industry leading technology for inspecting the latest and most advanced capillary shapes. They offer advanced software solutions for inspecting the latest in spinneret designs for higher value added and special products. These include spinnerets with complex geometric layouts, (many times containing different non-round capillary shapes), higher numbers of capillaries and overall spinneret capillary density.
Testifying to our expertise, technology and industry recognition, our SpinTrak™ Spinneret inspection systems have been supplied to and delivered by major well known European machinery manufactures for new projects, and used for in-house inspection by several well known spinneret suppliers in the industry
To produce such a wide variety of advanced image processing systems, Aspex employs attentive sales people, experienced design and software engineers, and skilled production personnel. We are all committed to enhancing our reputation as the source for expertise and excellence in the design, development, and manufacture of image processing systems. Most recently Aspex has launched their latest multiscan scanning option for certain model greatly increasing throughput capacity on certain models.
Aspex Incorporated opens a regional office in Shanghai, this office will provide sales and service support locally in the fast growing China market. The SpinTrak™ has been widely sold in China to some of the largest well known fiber producers and the leading foreign brand imported into China for automatic spinneret inspection.
Aspex Incorporated opened a new office in Mumbai India to provide better sales and service support globally. Since this time, Aspex Incorporated has achieved the highest percentage of spinneret inspection systems sold in India by supplying most of the filament and fiber producers with SpinTrak™ systems.
By 2001, with the growth of the fiber market and production beginning to shift to countries with lower cost labor, Aspex Incorporated surpassed sales of more than 100 systems worldwide. Many of the earlier SpinTrak™ systems supplied in developing markets were transferred or purchased by larger companies from Western Countries who invested in new plants in lower cost developing countries. Additionally, SpinTrak™ systems were being recommended or supplied by well known machinery or engineering companies building the new plants.
Having gained success and experience in the filament and fiber industries, Aspex Incorporated developed a series of larger Floor Standing Models to accommodate the large Spinneret dies used in the nonwovens spunbond process.. The first unit was delivered to a major nonwovens producer in the USA in 1995. The SpinTrak™ Floor Standing Model was designed to accommodate both large spunbond dies and the smaller meltblown dies which most customers use on their lines. The SpinTrak™ has been supplied by 3 well known Spunbond machinery manufacturers and/or recommended to their customers. Aspex Incorporated enjoys a very high market share of new projects in this industry segment.
Aspex Incorporated had delivered 10 systems in the USA. With an established market of quality oriented manufacturers, the market was expanding in the US based on the satisfaction of companies using the SpinTrak™.
Hearing Aspex’s successes in other industries Aspex was approach by a major synthetic filament and staple manufacturer to develop a system for Automatic Spinneret Inspection System which came to be known as the SpinTrak. Soon after Aspex began delivering the SpinTrak into the synthetic fiber industry.
Aspex Incorporated was established in 1978 as an engineering company specializing in optical measuring and statistical analysis. Since their founding, Aspex Incorporated has developed engineered systems using their vision recognition technology in different industries including the medical, synthetic fiber, and computer industries.