Tag Archives: metrology

How similar can humans and robots be?

AR allows you to experience an enhanced version of reality. From computer games to manufacturing, this technology can help humans gain repeatable and reliable results just as a robot would. Here, Chloe Reynolds, regional sales engineer for lean enterprise at The Sempre Group, explains how manufacturers can use AR to further bridge the gap between humans and robots in assembly and more. The global COVID-19 pandemic has forced many operators to develop new skills as they take …

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Improve productivity and increase inspection capacity without capital investment

To help manufacturers improve productivity in challenging times, industrial metrology specialist, The Sempre Group, is offering lease finance and rental options to its clients. The service provides expert guidance, from delivery to calibration, to give a flexible solution to manufacturers and enable them to make the most of innovative measurement equipment without the commitment …

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Renishaw announces new digital initiatives to support its global manufacturing customers

Renishaw is committed to maintaining global supply chains and supporting its customers worldwide. During these uncertain times that means adapting, and helping industry to adapt, to new priorities and requirements. As Tarquin Adams, Renishaw’s Group Marketing Manager, explains, “In these unprecedented times for industry, smart manufacturing and automation are now …

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The peacock approach to metrology

Manufacturers traditionally perceive metrology as something uniquely relevant to mission-critical industries. Like a chameleon adapting for survival, manufacturers in aerospace and medical device manufacturing must show compliance. However, others in the industry should perceive themselves as peacocks — using quality management to excel in the eyes of potential business partners. …

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Digital launch of the new 3D measuring systems

GOM is breaking new ground with the Digital Days: Every Tuesday in May 2020, the company introduces the latest solutions for optical 3D metrology. The products have been continuously developed in line with customer needs and support a wide range of industries using optical 3D metrology. The series of Digital …

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Full component measurement with one system

Industrial metrology specialist, the Sempre Group, introduces the new Opticline T3D optical shaft measuring system, now supplied with tactile 3D measuring probe. The technology, manufactured and designed by partner Jenoptik, is ideal for the measurement of axial run-out, grooves and bores for shaft-based parts with milled or drilled features. Alongside its high speed, optical and non-contact measurement options, the T3D probe allows the user to achieve full component measurement with just one system. Manufacturers can …

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MECH Metrology improves measurement certainty with measurement machine from Bowers Group

Bowers Group has supplied MECH Metrology with a Trimos Horizon Premium Length Measuring machine which has increased their capacity for inhouse calibration services, and improved certainty of measurement by 50%.  In addition to enabling the business to calibrate plug gauges traceable to UKAS standards, the Trimos Horizon Premium is used to calibrate a variety of …

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Fluke Calibration publishes third annual US calibration and metrology salary survey results

Fluke Calibration has released the results of its third annual Calibration & Metrology Salary Survey. Data collected in this survey shows median annual base salary information in the US across multiple industries and disciplines in the field of metrology, and how those incomes differ between educational backgrounds, industry, years of …

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LMI Technologies acquires Finnish optical metrology company FocalSpec

LMI Technologies (LMI), a global leader in 3D inline scanning and inspection, has acquired FocalSpec, an innovative optical metrology company based in Finland that designs and manufactures patented Line Confocal Imaging (LCI) products. LMI’s parent company – The TKH Group – will acquire 100 per cent of the shares of …

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MTC showcases latest developments in metrology

Metrology and inspection experts from the Coventry-based Manufacturing Technology Centre are hosting a free event aimed at helping manufacturers improve their processes and product quality through the latest metrology technology. The Focus on Metrology event at the MTC on Wednesday, November 27 will highlight the cutting edge research and innovation …

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