Compac’s New Optical Sorting Platform Delivers Leap Forward in Efficiency and Quality at …

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Jan. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Compac, a world leader in post-harvest integrated solutions and services to the fresh produce industry, announced the successful operational deployment of its SpectrimTM optical sorting platform at Washington Fruit and Produce Company.Spectrim is Compac’s revolutionary new modular and upgradeable optical sorting platform, incorporating break-through advances in defect detection, classification and operator ease of use. Through advanced machine-learning algorithms, Spectrim automates complex tasks operators normally have to conduct manually, and reduces the need for many labor-intensive defect-related processes. Machine learning technology also helps eliminate variations in grading outcomes caused by inconsistent approaches traditionally associated with differing human operators.With the ability to take up to 500 high definition images of a single piece of fruit as it passes through the machine at a rate…


Link to Full Article: Compac’s New Optical Sorting Platform Delivers Leap Forward in Efficiency and Quality at …