Retrocausala Seattle, WA-based leader in AI-based quality assurance systems for manufacturing professionals, secured $3.4 million in funding.
The round was led by Glasswing Ventures and Differential Ventures, with participation from major new investors Argon Ventures, Ascend Ventures Vietnam and Hypertherm Ventures.
The company will use the funding to strengthen its team and expand its global growth.
Led by Co-Founder and CEO Dr. Zeeshan Ziam, Retrocausal delivers the Pathfinder Platform, which supports discrete makers measurable improvements in quality, efficiency, and initial yield by reducing assembly errors manual.
The platform can be deployed in days by any member of a manufacturing operations team, allowing organizations to see an almost immediate return on investment. Its automation engine creates a production-ready deep learning model in a day or less and with minimal training data. This accurate model provides manufacturers with real-time analysis of the fabrication shop, historical data, and a wealth of construction process analytics while protecting operator privacy with selected options during deployment.
Pathfinder combines purpose-built software with any GPU-enabled Windows computer and a standard webcam, delivering the latest advancements in computer vision to increase the quality of products coming off the manufacturing floor. Additionally, operator privacy is ensured by the camera’s narrow field of view required for many assembly operations, as well as software options for image blurring and encryption.