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Track Santa This Christmas Eve!

Posted on: December 13th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

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Metrology to Benefit from Change in Kilogram Measurement

Posted on: November 22nd, 2018 by Steven No Comments

Since 1889, the yardstick for measuring a ‘kilogram’ has been set by Le Grand K, a small cylinder of titanium alloy which is held in a triple locked vault. (more…)

3-D Scanning in Construction

Posted on: October 25th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

The use of 3-D scanning in the construction industry has revolutionised the way projects are being designed, planned and implemented. Their advanced capabilities are enabling construction projects to run more effectively whilst also saving companies time and money. (more…)

3D Scanning’s role in the 3D Printing Boom

Posted on: July 3rd, 2018 by Steven No Comments

3D scanning and 3D printing have never been more accessible. Lo-fi methods have brought the technologies to the masses with mobile apps and self-replicating 3D printers, bringing the costs down dramatically.

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Perfecting Packaging: 3D Scanners in the Food Industry

Posted on: May 3rd, 2018 by Steven No Comments

For any food manufacturer, finding the right packaging is equally as important as finding the tastiest recipe. (more…)

How 3D Scanning Bolsters the Safety of Driverless Cars

Posted on: March 15th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

A fundamental problem with self-driving cars lies in how the cars sense their surroundings and adapt their driving accordingly – Scanning can be used to resolve this. (more…)

Solving Crimes With 3D Scanning

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

One of the many benefits surrounding the use of laser scanners is the ability to create detailed models of inspection areas; this is especially vital when trying to detail the layout of a crime scene. (more…)

Metrology Industry Trends for 2018

Posted on: January 23rd, 2018 by Steven No Comments

With the number of applications for metrology continually growing, the use of 3D scanners has increased for a number of industries, helping to streamline manufacturing and engineering processes. (more…)

The Future of 3D Scanning: The Effects on Industrial Quality Control

Posted on: December 9th, 2017 by Steven No Comments

With customers continuing to demand high-quality products, the 3D scanning industry is adapting manufacturing processes to improve efficiency and accuracy. (more…)

Reducing Sports Injuries With Metrology

Posted on: November 5th, 2017 by Steven No Comments

American football is quickly becoming one of the most popular sports around the world, with 2017’s SuperBowl game alone attracting over 172 million viewers. (more…)