1st April Metrology News Bulletin

This week’s metrology news bulletin provides a round-up of all the latest metrology, quality and process control news including new product introductions, applications stories and other significant news stories. Sign-Up for your weekly copy direct to your inbox.


7D Kinematic Metrology Acquires iGPS Business from Nikon Metrology

Nikon Metrology has announced that Canadian based 7D Kinematic Metrology Inc, has acquired Nikon Metrology’s iGPS dynamic tracking business. iGPS is a modular large scale, high-accuracy dynamic tracking solution that transforms large facilities into an accurate tracking-enabled workspace. Within the facility, the movement of an unlimited number of devices like large … read more

ZEISS Captures Quality Data via 5G For Networked Production

The new 5G mobile standard will open up many groundbreaking opportunities for the networked production facilities of the future. One example is ZEISS’ system for capturing in-line quality data in automotive manufacturing by using 5G, which the company is exhibiting in the 5G Arena at this year’s Hannover Messe in … read more

Verisurf Strengthen Reseller Support

Verisurf Software has announced that it has appointed Scott Knoche as Reseller Channel Sales Manager for the U.S. and Canada. Under the new position, Scott will lead efforts to support Verisurf resellers with a multifaceted metrology sales and marketing support program. The effort is aimed at helping authorized dealers be … read more

X1 GRID Industrial intelligence Manufacturing Software Platform Launched

RoboticsX GmbH, a German high-tech company, specialized in advanced software for industrial robotics and automation, has announced a new solution in the field of industrial intelligence. The manufacturing software platform X1 GRID is infused with IBM Watson IoT and Cloud technology and ready to unlock new value for the production … read more

Harnessing the Power of Industry 4.0

Imagine a world in which engineers can interact with 3D models in an immersive environment, where machines and products communicate with each other, and where products wend their way independently through the production process. This is Industry 4.0, the Fourth Industrial Revolution, defined as the convergence of digital and physical … read more

5G Wireless Portable Laser Scanning Solution Showcased

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division has announced plans to demonstrate a path to 5G with a connected sensor solution in partnership with Ericsson, a global leader in cellular communication offering dedicated wireless communication and IoT solutions for industries. The joint demonstration will showcase the use of 5G-ready connectivity for the operation of … read more

Measuring and Manufacturing Closing Ranks

The world’s leading exhibition for quality assurance will present digitized systems for real-time visualization of measurement data allowing production to be made more efficient. Latest generation measuring technology is delivering more and more precise measurement data, which is being read out and interpreted automatically to a greater extent than ever before. … read more

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