Further to our post of 25 July 2016 on Metrology and Technology its not surprising to see more take-overs in the metrology products sector. Today we read that Faro Technologies Inc. from Lake Mary, FL has taken over the leading US-developer of advanced 3D templating products LPT of Londonderry, NH and one of our key…Details
In visiting the annual Control Show in Stuttgart, Germany in April / May this year, the over-riding theme around this huge exhibition was – metrology through technology. In other words global manufacturers from around the world are embracing technology faster and with more vigour in order to gain strategic advantage with their quality improvement and productivity…Details
New in Verisurf X9 The new Verisurf Software functionality and added features are designed to make stationery coordinate measuring machines (CMMs), portable CMMs and 3D scanners more productive for automated inspection, guided assembly, and reverse engineering. Built on a powerful CAD platform, Verisurf Software provides a variety of manufacturing measurement solutions to meet the needs…Details
Carl Zeiss Optotechnik GmbH who have acquired the technologies developed by Steinbichler recently announced the new Comet L3D2 structured light scanner which is half the size of the sensor of previous model, with less than one second measuring time, whilst maintaining the data quality and measurement performance.
An extensive range of Taylor Hobson products are now available through Met Optix giving both new and existing customers access to the world-famous brand and range of roundness, form and roughness measurement equipment. Taylor Hobson, now part of the Ultra Precision Technologies division and part of the global Ametek group with annual sales of around…Details