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After 2 successful Metrology Networking Day events, Manchester Metrology have decided to co-host a third event for 2019 alongside many leading Metrology companies. FARO, Manchester Metrology, Optimax, Alicona, Aberlink, Heidenhain and NPL have joined together to provide you with the Metrology networking event of the year. This event will be located in the North, held […]

Manchester Metrology to exhibit at TCT show

Leading metrology specialists, Manchester Metrology Limited will be showcasing the HandyScan 700, Cybergage and a range of FARO equipment at the TCT Exhibition from 24th September 2019 – Friday 26th September 2019 at the NEC in Birmingham. The HandySCAN 3D™ handheld scanners offer high resolution 3D scans with precision accuracy whilst remaining simple to operate with their […]

Manchester Metrology Shortlisted for 2 Awards at Pride of Tameside Awards

The prestigious Pride of Tameside Business Awards returns for its 2019 instalment in just a matter of weeks and the team at Manchester Metrology await with great anticipation after being shortlisted for two awards. The team has been rewarded for its efforts over the past 12 months with a nomination in the Manufacturing and Engineering […]

Manchester Metrology return from successful Offshore Europe Exhibition

Manchester Metrology has just returned from a very successful Offshore Europe Exhibition. The event which ran from 3rd – 6th September held in Aberdeen, Scotland is widely recognised by E&P professionals as Europe’s leading Exploration and Production event. Manchester Metrology is a leading supplier of CMM equipment such as the FARO Arm Edge, FARO Gage and the FARO Quantum S […]

How state-of-the-art measurements are helping the Christmas tree valve market thrive

Installed in both onshore and offshore applications, Christmas trees perform a critical function in the production flow of oil and gas. The valves attached to a Christmas tree are one of three major components that make up its assembly. For many years, these valves were traditionally used in newly drilled oil and gas wells, where […]

3D scanning seen as the ideal solution for aftermarket industries

In today’s current climate, aftermarket industries are often faced with numerous challenges involving shifting competition, digitalisation and increasing quality and compliance requirements. As a result, aftermarket industries are constantly looking to identify new approaches to overcome these challenges, one of which has been 3D scanning. This article is going to discuss which aftermarket industries are […]

Will 3D body scanning be the future of the fashion industry?

Online clothes shopping can be a real headache at times, especially when it comes to finding the right size fit. In fact, research has shown the average British shopper returns almost half the clothes they buy online, often because they are the incorrect size. This of course results in many disgruntled customers and retailers out […]

Manchester Metrology to sponsor Pride of Tameside Business Awards 2019

After shortlisting in 2018, Manchester Metrology are proud to announce that we will be sponsoring the Pride of Tameside Business Awards 2019 to become more involved in such an impressive awards ceremony. Alongside Bromley Solicitors, Active Tameside, Brother, Bennett Staff Bureau and many others we will be celebrating the spectacular work of business from various […]

Greater flexibility in Measuring Equipment

Manchester Metrology is happy to announce it has added two new products to its already illustrious range. Creaform HandySCAN 3D™ Introducing the Creaform HandySCAN, your best ally in product development process and also in all stages of your product life cycle management such as: concept, design, manufacturing and servicing. Applications include: 3D scan to CAD Rapid […]

The future is bright for 3D scanning

It may be in its infancy, but the 3D scanning market is growing at a tremendous rate and according to recent research, is expected to close in on a worth of $6 billion by the end of 2020. Much of this progression is the result of advancements in technology in manufacturing and quality assurance and the […]