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‘METROLOGY BREW’ News Bulletin – May 8th

Read a summary of metrology and smart manufacturing news from the past 7 days.

Wireless Laser Scanning Sensors Seamlessly Integrate With Production Machinery

With Industry 4.0 and the interconnection of machines, controls and software on the shop floor constantly gathering pace, there is an increasing requirement for inspection devices that can communicate wirelessly. Absence of cabling facilitates integration closer to the point of manufacturing, shortening the closed-loop feedback path … read more

Digitize Designs Launch Automated Mobile 3D Scanning Inspection Workstation

Digitize Designs, a provider of 3D scanning solutions in the US, has announced its new 3D scanning solution, the RM-300 Automated Inspection Mobile Workstation. As factories continue to embrace automation for improved efficiency, the RM-300 brings affordable and even portable automation that integrates seamlessly … read more

The Growing Role of Big Data Usage in Smart Manufacturing

Smart Manufacturing is a generic term being frequently used to describe the use of advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), and automation to optimize manufacturing processes. This advanced manufacturing approach aims to enhance productivity, efficiency, and flexibility, leading to … read more

Upgraded Laser Scanner Delivers Improved Performance

For more than a decade, the LC15Dx laser scanner manufactured by the Industrial Metrology Business Unit of Nikon Corporation has been a global benchmark for efficient measurement and inspection of manufactured components, especially those having complex freeform geometry such as turbine blades, orthopaedic implants and … read more

3D Metrology Within Digital Quality Control Workflow At CONTROL

As one of the leaders on the 3D metrology software market and with more than 40 years of experience, Metrologic Group is more than ever committed to improving the industrial performance of its customers at Control 2023 exhibition … read more

Machine Vision in 3D – Precise Point Clouds Without Artifacts

The next generation of ShapeDrive 3D sensors from wenglor sensoric group is now available. The two product series from the ShapeDrive G4 family for small and large measuring volumes MLAS and MLBS generate high-resolution point clouds in the shortest … read more

Versatile Large-Volume X-ray CT Inspection System

The first of an innovative range of high-performance X-ray Computed Tomography (CT) systems offering enhanced levels of precision, resolution and scan speed has been introduced by the Industrial Metrology Business Unit of Nikon Corporation. The large-volume VOXLS 40 C 450 is able to inspect items of … read more

Precise Results Specifically For The Customers’ Needs

Requirements regarding measuring technology are constantly increasing in many areas. Precise and fast results are the basis for high-performing quality assurance, process optimization and production development. ZEISS CALYPSO is the universal software for applications in dimensional metrology … read more

New Verisurf 2024 Featured at CONTROL

Verisurf Software with partners IBS Quality GmbH, Blankenhorn GmbH, and Metrology UK Ltd are demonstrating advanced CMM programming and automation features included in, soon-to-be-released, Verisurf 2024, at Control, May 9-12, Stuttgart, Germany, Hall 3, Booth 3512. Verisurf 2024 is the latest release … read more

Control Expo 2023 Preview Number 4

With the most important event in the exhibition calendar for Quality Control and Metrology equipment and services suppliers fast approaching we publish the 3rd in a series of preview articles highlighting a few of the many new and innovative solutions … read more

Enhanced ZeroTouch Rotational Metrology Platform For Automotive EV Part Inspection

DWFritz Metrology, a global provider of high-precision inspection and metrology solutions for advanced manufacturing, has announced it will be demonstrating new capabilities on the ZeroTouch Rotational Metrology Platform at the 2023 Control Show in Stuttgart … read more

Partnership to Deliver PLM-Integrated Advanced Visualization Solutions for Manufacturers

Canvas GFX, a leading provider of interactive digital work instructions solutions, and Razorleaf, a global systems integrator and consulting services provider specializing in PLM, have announced a partnership to bring advanced, PLM-integrated digital work instructions and 3D visualization to manufacturing organizations … read more

Future of Manufacturing Powered by Data and Analytics

Manufacturing industry is on the verge of a data‑driven revolution. Companies are collaborating in hyperconnected value networks, using data‑and‑analytics applications to drive productivity, develop new customer experiences and improve … read more

Avonix Imaging To Become Nikon Americas Subsidiary

Two leading companies in the Industrial X-ray and CT market have agreed to further their collaboration in providing innovative X-ray and CT Systems and services. Nikon Americas Inc., has executed an equity purchase agreement with Avonix Imaging which will make … read more