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NSI Celebrates 30 years of Ingenuity


From a small enterprise to a global X-ray & CT systems and inspection service provider Rogers, MN, January 7, 2016 – North Star Imaging (NSI), a manufacturer of digital X-ray and Computed Tomography (CT) systems for industrial applications, is celebrating its third decade of operations. The company started out in 1986 as a manufacturer’s representative gaining experience and knowledge in the CT industry.Adhering to the adage that the only thing that is constant is change, the company in mid-2000 ventured out to manufacture and sell their own equipment and systems software and also entered the…

North Star Imaging Featured in Tablets & Capsules Magazine


Computerized axial tomography (CAT), also known as CT, has been used in clinics and hospitals for decades and has become a life-saving diagnostic tool. The technology is also responsible for significant advances in industrial and scientific applications, offering image resolutions hundreds of times higher than what is used in the medical fields. This article outlines the benefits of using CT to study tablets and capsules. Read More in Tablets & Capsules Videos Featured in…

North Star Imaging Opening West Coast Inspection Lab


North Star Imaging will open a new Inspection Services & Applications Laboratory on Oct. 1 to support customers in the West Coast. This facility will offer inspection services and support for existing and new customers using a state of the art X5000 digital X-ray and Computed Tomography system. Typical inspection service requests are for internal measurements, 3D CAD comparisons, defect, void and/or porosity analysis, surface reconstructions for reverse engineering, finite element analysis and failure analysis.Kevin Bresnahan, NSI’s business development manager for the Inspections Services Group, will…

Introducing a system designed for metrology


The CXMM 50 X-ray Metrology SystemThe new CXMM 50  is an X-ray based coordinate measurement machine engineered for Metrology applications. This latest addition to NSI’s standard portfolio of X-ray Computed Tomography systems has a robust design for precise and accurate measurements and includes a built-in temperature control, vibration isolated granite table, and high precision axis.“The CXMM 50 was developed from the ground up and is equipped with quality control tools that are unparalleled…

North Star Imaging Europe expands to the United Kingdom and Ireland


North Star Imaging Europe now has direct sales representation throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. With nearly 30 years of experience in Non-Destructive testing, North Star Imaging designs, develops software, and manufactures 2D digital radiography and 3D computed tomography equipment. Unlike cross sections and conventional x-ray images, computed tomography provides a three dimensional image of the inside and outside of a component.

More than 100 X-Ray and CT professionals gathered in Otsego, MN for the 2014 NSI X-ray and CT Symposium


The 2014 North Star Imaging, Inc. X-ray and CT Symposium attracted a huge crowd with guests attending from as far away as Korea and Italy.

North Star Imaging to add class 1.3 and 1.4 explosives handling to capabilities list


Minneapolis, MN – Internationally renowned North Star Imaging, a leader in industrial 2D and 3D X ray scanning services has announced today that it is now federally licensed to handle and scan class 1.3 and 1.4 explosives at their corporate headquarters in Rogers, MN.  Ben Connors - Manager of Inspection Services was quoted “We are very excited to add this capability to our facility. Class 1.3 and 1.4 explosives have been around for many years, we are glad we are now able to help our clients solve critical issues”

North Star Imaging, Inc. is now ISO 9001 Certified


North Star Imaging, Inc. is excited to announce that they are now ISO 9001:2008 certified. Throughout the last 12 months, NSI has implemented a significant amount of changes and improvements to their Quality System.

TEC Eurolab Roadshow: Industrial Computed Tomography


NSI EU partners, TEC Eurolab, recently hosted a roadshow at the Ferrari museum in Italy. The successful event primordially focused on Industrial X-ray Computed Tomography.

North Star Imaging, Inc. Releases efX-CT 1.6 and efX-DR 1.0


North Star Imaging has unveiled its latest versions of Computed Tomography and Digital Radiography software - efX-CT 1.6 and efX-DR 1.0.