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About Cimbria


Cimbria is one of the world’s leading companies within industrial processing, handling and storage of grain and seed, as well as animal feed, foodstuffs and other bulk products.


Extreme Sorting Performance

Front view of a SEA.IQ PLUS optical color sorter


Extreme Sorting Performance


  • Thanks to the most sophisticated technology that combines real-color and multi-frequency SWIR in the same inspection system, SEA.IQ PLUS offers superior visual performance, recognizing up to 16 families of defects in a more efficient and precise way.
  • Defect size control and shape-sizing are integrated, ensuring the highest safety and purity of end-products.
  • SEA.IQ PLUS is available with 1 to 6 chutes to match any production capacity requirement and for multiple passes.


State-of-the-art Optical Sorting technology!

In this animation, you can see the state-of-the-art technology that is used to sort products with unmatched precision. The Cimbria SEA.IQ PLUS can detect micro-sized foreign bodies and defects that are invisible to the human eye thanks to its multispectral full-colour RGB cameras with integrated double-frequency NIR, and optional configuration with multiple vision packages SWIR and UV. The optical sorter has a smart design with a load-bearing structure and a camera heat reduction system that keeps the perfect operational temperature. 

SEA.IQ PLUS Artificial Intelligence

Extreme Performance

Powered by AI

Your business is driven by quality. You need to maximize the good and minimize the bad to succeed. And it all starts with a precise recipe. Getting it right takes time and years of experience. Until now.

Introducing the SEA.IQ PLUS optical sorter powered by Cimbria BRAIN software. With the Artificial Intelligence by Cimbria, you can create the most complex recipes in a flash. So, you can achieve your highest sorting performance.

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SEA.IQ PLUS Artificial Intelligence

Go Beyond Visible

and Beyond Your Expectations

Experience next-level performance with SEA IQ PLUS. Each set of cameras integrates RGB, NIR, and SWIR or UV to recognize more than 16 million colors and the infrared spectrum.

Each commodity is scanned 75 times in multifrequencies at 25,000 scans per second to recognize defect sizes, shapes, and contaminants. It all adds up to greater precision, more versatility and higher quality.

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The Highest Precision with Less Rework

The Highest Precision with Less Rework

You are committed to delivering the highest quality for your customers. The Cimbria SEA.IQ PLUS optical sorter can make sure you suceed. The all-new optical technology integrates RGB, NIR, and SWIR or UV into each set of cameras. They work in multi-frequency to match multiple data collected during tens of thousands of scans per second.

Plastic recycling plant

Forever Plast S.p.A - Italy

This new recycling processing plant includes seven SEA optical sorting machines that efficiently select polymers and colors in the same processing line. Five SEA.IQ PLUS and two SEA.HY optical sorters ensure the best sorting of polyethylene from polypropylene and other polymers, and separate them into different color streams. This targeted sequence of optical sorters and its output is revolutionary in the plastic recycling sector. The plant plays an important role in the circular economy of plastic recycling in Italy.

To learn more about this leading company in the plastic recycling industry’s recent ambitious project, revolutionizing the sorting and purification process of HDPE and PP flakes using Cimbria’s world-leading optical sorting technology, click here.

Operator using a Cimbria SEA.IQ PLUS HMI control panel

High-Tech Made Easy

An outstanding user experience with the latest technology in the HMI

Simplified screens, increased visibility and improved graphics make it easy for the user to set dedicated programs. You can easily create efficient programs by using your password, retrieving data remotely to optimize performances. The customizable home screen makes sure your machine is easily set to match the way you operate.

Just Right for your Business

Let us customize your SEA.IQ PLUS to maximize quality and efficiency

  • Multiple vision packages can combine SWIR/InGaAs and UV to the RGB full-color with integrated NIR
  • Choose from 1 to 6 chutes with split options
  • 63 to 96 ejectors per chute
  • Configure for multiple passes and reverse sorting
  • Optional colours or Stainless Steel available
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Put Your Products to the Test

Send us your toughest sorting challenge. Let our experts help you with your toughest sorting challenge by signing up for a free test in our lab and recommend the best solution.

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Exclusive 24/7 Service

Expert support is crucial for successful optical sorting. Cimbria and our authorized partners offer exclusive 24/7, 365-day service to ensure maximum productivity and quality. With our team by your side, you have a reliable partner to help you succeed.

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Discover Customer Experiences and Results

At Cimbria, we design, develop, manufacture and install custom-built solutions, from complete processing lines to large turnkey projects with highly advanced automation and management information systems.

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