Established in 1986, North Star Imaging, Inc. (NSI) (Rogers, MN) is the North American leading and worldwide recognized manufacturer of turn-key 2D Digital X-ray and 3D X-ray Computed Tomography (CT) systems for the Industrial Nondestructive Testing industry. NSI was acquired by Illinois Tool Works (ITW) in late 2010. The X-View series of real-time Digital Radiography (DR) systems are designed for conventional inspections, plus NSI covers the gamut offering custom systems to solve even the most complex radiographic applications. NSI’s X-View CT series integrates the most powerful CT reconstruction and visualization software available, including modules for calibration, measurement, real-time segmentation and surface extraction (point cloud and CAD capabilities). Through the use of NSI’s industry leading efX-CT software, CT system speed and ease of use is unmatched in the industry. This software offers a simple 5-step, start-to-finish CT process, plus the ability to upgrade existing systems from DR to CT. North Star Imaging is not only a manufacturer of Industrial X-ray Systems, but also an X-ray Scanning Service Provider. NSI’s Inspection Services Group houses one of most advanced X-ray/CT labs in the world and offers the unique ability to quickly customize their systems with virtually any X-ray Tube and Detector available on the market to best suit the scanning application’s requirements.