“Kontekss” produces, sells and delivers pine wood products, wooden cants and beams as well as high quality wood wood pellets.
Time of implementation: 12 months
Log sawing and optimization system
The goal of the project was to develop a pine log optimization scanner using the existing band and ripsaw system. Detecting the full-size 3-dimensional shape of the log was also one of the requirements to provide the most optimal plank and beam cut solution according to the shape of each log.
Visual cameras to detect defects in each plane after a bandsaw cut
Stereocameras dor precise log dimsion and shape detection
AI defect detection model for 9 pine tree defect types
Visual cameras for defect recognition after each bandsaw cut
Stereocameras to detect precise log dimension and shape
AI defect recognition model for 9 different defect types in pine trees
Precise data collection system for each log
Automatized and sped up bandsaw and ripsaw sawing process
The maximum yield is achieved for every processed log optimizing for the optimal rotation angle, horizontal alignment against the bandsaw, defects in each plane and their respective market prices