How 3D Scanning Bolsters the Safety of Driverless Cars

A fundamental problem with self-driving cars lies in how the cars sense their surroundings and adapt their driving accordingly.

Manchester Metrology to co-host Measure Anything event

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

National Apprenticeship Week 2018

05/03/2018 – 09/03/2018 is National Apprenticeship Week. Apprenticeships have grown significantly over the recent years with participation now standing at a record level – there were 491,300 apprenticeship starts in the 2016 to 2017 academic year of which 121,250 (24.6%) were under 19. The traditional idea of university being the best route to take after […]

Manchester Metrology to exhibit at MACH 2018

Manchester Metrology will be exhibiting at MACH 2018 from April 9th-13th at the NEC in Birmingham.

Solving Crimes With 3D Scanning

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.

Metrology Industry Trends for 2018

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.

Faro Focus X330 used to Scan Football Stadium!

Manchester Metrology engineers used the Faro Focus X330 scanner to create a high resolution scan of a football stadium. The Focus3D X330 is a high-speed 3D scanner with extra long range. The Focus3D X330 advances into entirely new dimensions: it can scan objects up to 330 metres away even in direct sunlight and is specially […]

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

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

Elf On The Shelf Has Arrived!

There is a new member in the office who has joined us for the countdown to Christmas. He can’t help but consistently get himself into all sorts of trouble and his mischievous behaviour does not go unnoticed, Who could this be? An elf?

Manchester Metrology Exhibit at European Portable Metrology Conference 17

Specialist measurement subcontractor, Manchester Metrology, has recently exhibited at this year’s European Portable Metrology Conference (EPMC). The event was held on November 14th-15th at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry.