Metrology Newsletter 25th September 2017

Smart Manufacturing Lab Launched To Develop Future Aerospace Manufacturing Technologies

The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), British power systems technology company Rolls-Royce, and Singapore Aero Engine Services Private Limited (SAESL), will invest up to S$60 million (US$45 million) to set up a Joint Lab to develop Smart Manufacturing technologies. The joint lab is a five-year collaboration program and will …

 

Ambitious Global Metrology Project Launches Initial Coin Offering

Global Metrology Project (GMP) is an ambitious international project aimed at creating a network of metrology centers and innovative technology clusters. According to experts the cost of metrological provision constitutes 5-10 % of social labor, and for branches of industry producing complex equipment it can reaches 20-30%. Metrology and services in developed …

 

 

Absolute Inline Car Body Robot Inspection Cell Provides Actionable Information

NMS (Noncontact Measuring Systems) International are providing “Actionable Information” for inline car body production welding lines, developed by NMS, their Absolute Inline DUO Cell offers a unique solution measuring up to 200 features in 55 seconds on each car body with a precision typically at 0.050mm on features but no …

 

 

CyberOptics Launches CyberCMM Software for New High Speed CMM

CyberOptics Corporation, a leading global supplier of high-precision 3D sensing technology solutions, has launched its new SQ3000 3D CMM optical measuring system powered by Multi-Reflection Suppression (MRS) technology and CyberCMM, a new comprehensive software suite for coordinate measurement. In a lab or production environment, the SQ3000 CMM system is fast and …

 

Bombardier Invest In GapGun To Aid Train Building Operations

Third Dimension’s laser measurement system, GapGun, has proved so valuable to quality inspection at Bombardier they have purchased additional GapGuns for use on two London rail services. Bombardier is using GapGun to assist quality inspection for the production of 66 train carriages – on order for Transport for London’s Elizabeth line …

 

 

Inspection Manager Offers One Click Print Ballooning

Inspection Manager from HighQA is a quality management software comprising an integrated set of applications that encompass key aspects of quality management. Inspection Manager includes modules for inspection planning/design (APQP), customer requirements management, inspection document management, internal and supplier measurement results data collection, inspection equipment management and calibration schedule (MSA), …


Hexagon Launches HxGN SMART Quality Platform

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has announced the commercial availability of HxGN SMART Quality, an enterprise IT solution that enables manufacturers to aggregate all quality-related data and gain insight into resource utilization, driving process optimization and productivity improvements. HxGN SMART Quality, which was previewed at HxGN LIVE 2017 event, provides a central hub to handle …

 

FARO Launches Innovative Visual Inspect for Inspection and Design

FARO, the supplier of 3D measurement and imaging solutions for factory metrology, construction BIM/CIM, product design, public safety forensics, and 3D solutions applications, has announced FARO Visual Inspect product family. This innovative platform enables large, complex 3D CAD (computer-aided design) data to be transferred to an iPad and then used for …

 

Geomagic Control X 2018 Drives Manufacturing Productivity and Efficiency

3D Systems has announced the availability of  Geomagic Control X 2018 inspection software which addresses unique requirements for the aerospace and automotive industries, at the EMO exhibition in Hanover, Germany. a leading inspection software. Designed and created by the people who invented 3D printing and modern 3D scan data processing and inspection, …

 

 

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