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How do 3D laser scanners work?

3D laser scanning is a technique used to capture the shape of an object using a line of laser light. The non-contact, non-destructive technology of 3D laser scanning creates “point clouds” of data from the surface of an object. These pockets of data result in a 3D file that can be saved, edited or even […]

Manchester Metrology to exhibit at the PolyWorks Metrology Conference in May

Manchester Metrology will exhibit at the PolyWorks training and metrology conference on May 14th at the AMTC Centre in Coventry. The event will offer the chance to learn about the new features of PolyWorks and there will be case study presentations and independent speakers within the industry giving users an insight into the variety of […]

3D Scanning in the medical sector

The use of 3D scanning in the medical sector has only just become a widespread practice over the last few years yet its impact on patient care has been profound. These innovative devices deliver unrivalled capabilities in patient diagnosis and treatment by capturing accurate 3D measurements of the human body quickly and hassle-free. Due to […]

Track Santa This Christmas Eve!

The question that is always asked leading up to Christmas is how does Santa manage to deliver millions of presents all over the world in just one night? Well, thanks to the latest developments in technology it is now possible to track every single one of his deliveries as he and his reindeers fly from [...]

Metrology to Benefit from Change in Kilogram Measurement

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.

Arm and Scanner Calibrations from Manchester Metrology

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.

Another successful exhibition for Manchester Metrology

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.

Massive Congrats to Sanya

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.

3-D Scanning in Construction

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.

Manchester Metrology finalist at The Pride of Tameside Awards

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 […]