HTE/MRT Reference Sites

Since 1993  HTE / MRT  has been distributing and integrating products and solutions for  Machine Vision Systems,  AutoID,  Traceability, Error Proofing, Direct Part Marking and Plant Floor Data Collection.  This is a list of turn key installs.

PlantWatch Traceability Software

Plantwatch web site 


American Battery Solutions    Orion Mi

Battery assembly MES, Bar code and vision inspection

Magneti Marelli Clarkston Mi

Plant wide track and trace. Laser, cameras, PLC’s, HMI

Ancor Information Systems  Troy Mi

2 systems   Print job tracking

IDS  Madison Heights Mi

Statement insertion tracking postal codes. PLC, Cameras, printer

Weber Automotive   Auburn Hills Mi

Tier one engine component track and trace. PLC, LAser, Cameras

TSM  Auburn hills Mi

Tier one assembly li9ne with laser, plcs, cameras

Caterpillar Lafayette Indiana

1 system

Heat Treat Technologies Lima Ohio

1 system

Federal Mogul South Bend Indiana

1 system

Cummins Jamestown New York

9 systems

Cummins Columbus Indiana

Laser, Machine vision, quality verification

ZF Lemforder Northville Mi

1 System

Crown Group Nashville Tenn.

1 system

Leoni Orion Michigan

1 System

GM Toledo Ohio Transmission

1 System

Laser  Marking Systems 

Installation and Start Up of Laser Marking Cell. Usually Integrated to Camera Systems and MES.

PTI      Plastics  Medical

Eva-Lution      Medical Drills

Magneti Marelli    Exhaust Manifold

ASI   Medical instruments

Brembo    Rotors

TSM   engine components

SKF Bearing

TRW           Brake Lab

Offsite Mfg.    Truck pulleys

Weber Automotive      inline Trans housing

Valiant         Valve body inline robotic load

3D Laser Vision Inspection System

3-d Laservision page 

GM Power train HDQT

Lab system on robot to  determine various application feasibility

GM Power train Toledo

Snap ring inspection of  Transmission clutch pack I/D

Magna E Car

robot mounted  RTV inspection on chassis control module

Data Matrix Reading/Verification 

Usually Includes Camera’s, Lighting, Fixtures and Data Collection.

FORD 6R transmission

Coordinating mark standards, lasers and quality verification readers at tier ones to Ford Livonia transmission as well as assembly hand held cameras for the Livonia line. Assisted both line builders B@K and Krause. Tier ones FCC Adams, Metaldyne, Hastek (div of Linamar), purchased Matrix Monitor

FORD Sharonville   Developed mark verification software for closed loop control to Rofin Sinar laser. Fixed mount and hand held provided for assembly HTE Matrix Monitor product

FORD Wayne Assembly

GM  Bay City  50 Plus systems reading data matrix on cams multiple verification stations.

GM Bay City    Data matrix readers, vision inspection and vision guidance to laser to place mark in proper position avoiding holes. 16 mega pixel camera decoding dense data matrix in 3′ X 3′ field of view

GM Crankshaft program   Coordinated common mark design and quality to assure readability between plants.   Romulus, Livonia, St. Catherine’s, Tonawanda, Salio

GM Flint engine south    25 + cameras reading dot peen data matrix on heads, blocks and multiple verification stations and vision error proofing HTE Matrix Monitor

Kehien Capac MI Greenfield IN   Data matrix on throttle body Laser

Cummins 3 plants Columbus IN   Data matrix on blocks and fuel injectors Dot peen

Federal Mogul SBend IN   Data matrix on pistons Laser

Kaiser Aluminum Muskegon MI   Crated CNC program programmatically to cutter path for bar code    Supported  Kaiser and their suppliers Thumb tool and Exco tool

FORD Power train   13 DPM carts installed one per plant for supplier quality conformance

Valiant Machine Tool Auburn Hills MI  Mark Verify line for Weber automotive parts to Ford Van Dyke

GM Tonawanda    Data matrix reading cams and cranks before gauging.

TRW Saginaw    zeta steering assembly line including data matrix readers, vision inspection and tie in to traceability system

Linamar (Hasteck) / Guelph On  Ford 6R   Data matrix Verify Laser mark Data Matrix

Linamar (Camcor ) / Guelph On    6 camera read 1 camera data matrix verify

Honda Marysville/Alliston   Data matrix reading of pistons and heads (dot peen) and bumpers

Machine Vision

Machine vision page

GM        Bay City   Multiple vision systems for laser to place mark in proper position avoiding holes in cams

TRW      Saginaw MI    zeta steering assembly line vision inspection 16 cameras

ZF Lemforder Lapeer MI   Vision inspection steering

Cummins Columbus Indiana    Mid engine loctite on freeze plugs inspection

Norma Group Auburn Hills   Quality inspection of clamp assembly

Caterpillar Lafayette In  OCR on cast rod Retrofit of entire mark, read, track cell

Linamar (Lintool) Guelph ON   Orientation of camshaft

L’Oreal Florence KY  High Speed spray tube inspection

JHP Pharmacy Rochester MI   OCV Pharmacy Date/Lot

UniSolar Auburn Hills MI   High speed read of data matrix on mirrored stainless.

Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition 

Plant Floor and Municipal Data Acquisition, Database Set Up, Bi-directional data flow to devices, Logic, Alarming & Reports.

Anheuser Busch 12 North American breweries    Advanced SCADA Training

Thomas steel strip Warren OH   VMS factorylink SCADA

South Oakland County Water Royal Oak MI   Iconics Oracle dbase to SQL

Newark Water Newark Ohio   SCADA enhancement

EPA Ann Arbor MI   Controls programming test machine

Matrix Monitor      

Matrix Monitor quality system

TSM   Label apply and verify MatrixMonitor

Ford 6R transmission

Borg Warner  Thermal systems

GM Bay City, Flint, Romulus,

Federal Mogul  Piston read / verify

HTT       Heat treat batch trace


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