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Arm and Scanner Calibrations from Manchester Metrology

Posted on: November 20th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

Instrument calibration is one of the primary processes used to maintain instrument accuracy. Calibration refers to the act of evaluating and adjusting the precision and accuracy of measurement equipment and is intended to eliminate or reduce bias in an instrument’s readings over a range for all continuous values. (more…)

Another successful exhibition for Manchester Metrology

Posted on: November 9th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

Manchester Metrology has just returned from a really successful Advanced Engineering show, held at the NEC Birmingham. Celebrating its 10th year the event proved to be extremely well attended with industry OEMs and supply chain professionals. (more…)

Massive Congrats to Sanya

Posted on: November 9th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

The team at Manchester Metrology would like to congratulate Sanya Majid on being awarded the prestigious Apprentice Star Award which she proudly received from the Apprentice Academy. Sanya was nominated for her outstanding work at Manchester Metrology. (more…)

Manchester Metrology finalist at The Pride of Tameside Awards

Posted on: October 8th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

With only three weeks to go until the final of the prestigious Pride of Tameside Business Awards, the team at Manchester Metrology is waiting in anxious anticipation!  Finalist in not one but two categories; Manufacturing and Engineering Business of the Year and Sanya Majid as Apprentice of the Year it is proving to be a night to remember.

The awards celebrate the outstanding work of businesses from different sectors and inspirational individuals from across the region. There are 21 categories in total including awards for catering, health, digital, tourism and e-commerce businesses. There are also awards for Rising Star of the Year, Family Business, New Business and Entrepreneur of the Year.

The awards will be judged by a panel made up of internal and external representatives. Judging is a two-stage process including pre-scoring to determine shortlists and a final judging session to decide the winners. The ceremony will be held at Dukinfield Town Hall on Thursday 25th October.

Paul Bulman, Managing Director at Manchester Metrology comments “We are delighted to be shortlisted for not one but two prestigious awards.  Our policy at Manchester Metrology remains unchanged; we strive to provide a service which is constantly improving to meet or exceed the requirements of our customers.  The nominations are a great testament to our committed team.”

We wish Sanya and the team at Manchester Metrology the very best of luck!

The future is here….join Manchester Metrology at Advanced Engineering 2018

Posted on: October 8th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

Following the success of the recent TCT show at the NEC, Manchester Metrology is finalising any last minute preparations for their stand G6 at the Advanced Engineering exhibition. The two day event is being held at the NEC, Birmingham, on October 31st and November 1st.

Advanced Engineering is your opportunity to meet and network with fellow OEMs and supply chain professionals eager to see the latest technologies and solutions across co-located show zones including Aero Engineering; Automotive Engineering; Composites Engineering; Connected Manufacturing; Performance Metals Engineering; and new for 2018 UK Contract Manufacturing.

Paul Bulman, Managing Director at Manchester Metrology comments “The event provides a fantastic opportunity for us to showcase our metrology offering and to catch up with existing customer and meet new ones.”
Manchester Metrology Ltd is a pioneer and innovator of metrology offering specialist contract measurement services using the latest metrology technology and equipment. The stand at G6 stand will feature a selection of calibrated measurement equipment including laser trackers and scanners, product software and 3D scanners.

We look forward to seeing you there.

10th Anniversary Event Review

Posted on: August 28th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

Manchester Metrology celebrated its 10th anniversary on August 1st with an open day at our new premises in Ashton-under-Lyne.  The 10 year anniversary coincided with a move to a new 5,300 sq ft premises, which is 5 times larger than our previous site.   To celebrate this, we hosted a live metrology event which was attended by all the leading providers in the metrology sector including – Verisurf, Faro, Optimax, Hexagon Metrology, Measurement Solutions, PolyWorks and Aberlink.  Since its inception in 2008 Manchester Metrology has become a market leader in the inspection of engineered components with a record turnover of £1.7m in 2017.

Paul Bulman, Managing Director Manchester Metrology commented “It was such a huge honour to be joined by so many leading Metrology suppliers at what was for us a great celebration of 10 very exciting years.  It is a great testament to the dedication and commitment of our team to be able to host such an event.” Now employing a total of 13 staff, the company is dedicated to providing training and opportunities for the younger generation to enhance their skill levels and introduce them to new and exciting roles within the metrology sector.

Manchester Metrology’s exclusive client base includes global machine manufacturer JCB, engineering giant Babcock and world water speed record project Quicksilver.

Manchester Metrology aims to maintain future sustainable growth and expansion, with a £700k investment in the latest metrology equipment in 2017 – Aberlink Xtreme, CNC CMM, Leica and Cybergage 360. The company’s long-term partnership with equipment supplier FARO and the significant investment in new technology has enabled Manchester Metrology to become a UK leader in the inspection of engineered components, offering an extensive range of equipment hire packages and on-site services.

An Interview with MD Paul Bulman for Manchester Metrology’s 10th Anniversary

Posted on: July 31st, 2018 by Steven No Comments

Manchester Metrology is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, so we’ve sat down with Managing Director and Founder Paul Bulman to find out what has contributed to Manchester Metrology’s success.


Google Utilises 3D Scanning to Preserve Historic Monuments

Posted on: June 12th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

World heritage sites are being destroyed at an alarming rate, but two american companies are using 3D scanning to capture them digitally. (more…)

Measure Anything Event Review

Posted on: April 18th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

The Measure Anything event held recently at Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium was a huge success! (more…)

Manchester Metrology to co-host Measure Anything event

Posted on: March 12th, 2018 by Steven No Comments

Manchester Metrology will be working with Optimax, Renishaw and Faro to host a metrology networking event called Measure Anything. (more…)