[NEW SOFTWARE] Accelerate 2D & 3D Documentation of Building, Plant & Infrastructure As-Built Data

What if you could extract 2D plans, 3D models and BIM deliverables from captured as-built data quickly and cost-effectively for your Architecture, Engineering or Construction (AEC) project? Introducing FARO® As-BuiltTM Software – a platform for 2D/3D CAD and BIM design, offering: The most complete functionality The most effective workflows The most innovative technology The best-in-class profitability [...]

By | 2018-05-30T12:22:26+00:00 May 29th, 2018|3D Documentation, AEC, As-built|Comments Off on [NEW SOFTWARE] Accelerate 2D & 3D Documentation of Building, Plant & Infrastructure As-Built Data

JOIN US AT SPAR 3D! Live Presentations on 3D Reality-Capture Solutions for your Building Lifecycle

The SPAR 3D Expo & Conference is your opportunity to dive deeper into the future of 3D technology -- from sensing to processing to visualization. You're going to not only learn what is changing and developing in the way you manage your AEC projects, but to also discover how you can leverage these developments to [...]

By | 2018-05-29T14:50:00+00:00 May 29th, 2018|3D Documentation|Comments Off on JOIN US AT SPAR 3D! Live Presentations on 3D Reality-Capture Solutions for your Building Lifecycle

Democratization of Laser Trackers – Not Just for Rocket Scientists Anymore

Invented in 1987 and commercially available since 1991, laser trackers have long been a mainstay of the aerospace industry. Automotive manufacturers have also adopted laser trackers for quality control (QC) and design. The fact is, any industry dealing with large-scale measurements—from small machine shops to medium-sized enterprises to major Tier 1 automotive and aerospace suppliers—all [...]

By | 2018-05-23T17:53:38+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|3D Measurement, Aerospace, Automotive, Inspection, Manufacturing, Quality Control|Comments Off on Democratization of Laser Trackers – Not Just for Rocket Scientists Anymore

FARO® QuantumS Arm Helps Woodland Trade Company Win Jobs, Boeing Supplier of the Year, Part 2

Ryan E. Day | Contributing Editor / Content-Marketing Coordinator | Quality Digest Originally published in Quality Digest on 2/21/2018 FARO's Super 6DoF Solution Drives Return on Investment In part one of this article, we explored how Woodland Trade Company (WTC) leveraged high-accuracy portable CMMs to help land tight-tolerance aerospace contracts, and even earn Boeing’s Supplier [...]

By | 2018-05-23T22:14:36+00:00 May 15th, 2018|3D Measurement|Comments Off on FARO® QuantumS Arm Helps Woodland Trade Company Win Jobs, Boeing Supplier of the Year, Part 2

How to Use Optical 3D Imagers and Analysis Software for Automated Inspection

As the need for quality inspection increases and in some cases, requires 100% inspection, the inspection process can become a bottleneck in manufacturing. To increase efficiencies, manufacturers are moving toward automated inspection. What is Automated Analysis with an Optical 3D Imager? An optical 3D imager is a metrology-grade non-contact scanner which utilizes blue light technology [...]

By | 2018-05-23T18:02:13+00:00 May 11th, 2018|3D Imager, 3D Measurement, Aerospace, Automotive, Inspection, Manufacturing, Quality Control|Comments Off on How to Use Optical 3D Imagers and Analysis Software for Automated Inspection

Laser Scanner Aids in Piping Project

Technology is changing the world day-by-day, and the construction industry is no exception. Things like building information modeling (BIM), laser scanners, and 3D modeling are changing the landscape of how work is being completed — and saving companies both time and money in the long-run. Rodney Roebuck, CEO of Roebuck Contracting, has been in the [...]

By | 2018-05-10T16:24:10+00:00 May 10th, 2018|3D Documentation, AEC, Architecture, BIM, Construction, PointSense, Renovation|Comments Off on Laser Scanner Aids in Piping Project

FARO® QuantumS Arm Helps Woodland Trade Company Win Jobs, Boeing Supplier of the Year, Part 1

Ryan E. Day | Contributing Editor / Content-Marketing Coordinator | Quality Digest Originally published in Quality Digest on 2/21/2018 FARO’s high-accuracy, 6 axis QuantumS Arm High-Accuracy Portable CMM Helps Land Tight-Tolerance Aerospace Contracts Manufacturing activities have strong ties to economic prosperity. Deloitte’s 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index states, “Nations and companies are striving [...]

By | 2018-05-15T13:33:23+00:00 May 4th, 2018|3D Measurement|Comments Off on FARO® QuantumS Arm Helps Woodland Trade Company Win Jobs, Boeing Supplier of the Year, Part 1

Construction Verification Grows Up…

We’re all aware that ‘digital’ is big right now. It’s big in our personal lives, big in our social activities, big in our homes and now - albeit almost the last to catch on – it’s big in the Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operation (AECO) industry. More often now, we see virtual 3D models embellished [...]

By | 2018-04-27T18:57:33+00:00 April 27th, 2018|3D Documentation, AEC, Architecture, As-built, BIM, Construction, Heritage, Plant Design, Renovation|Comments Off on Construction Verification Grows Up…

CAM2® 2018 3D Measurement Software Platform – First & Only Measurement Software Optimized for FARO Products

FARO® CAM2® 2018 provides a seamless and manageable measurement experience for all users, without the need for extensive training or expertise. The FARO® CAM2 2018 software platform has been specifically designed to enable users to realize the highest value and level of performance with all FARO metrology products across the automotive, aerospace, machine [...]

By | 2018-04-11T13:01:50+00:00 April 11th, 2018|3D Measurement, 3D Software, Aerospace, Automotive, CAM2, Inspection, Manufacturing, New Product Release, Quality Control|Comments Off on CAM2® 2018 3D Measurement Software Platform – First & Only Measurement Software Optimized for FARO Products

[UPCOMING WEBINAR] How to Streamline Assembly & Increase Production with 3D Laser Projection

Are you wasting time and money on large, heavy and expensive physical templates and hard tooling? What if you could move beyond templates and obsolete tools and improve both your production rate AND bottom-line? You can! Join us for our latest FAROLive! webinar showing you the most competitive manufacturers in the world are using 3D [...]

By | 2018-04-04T19:51:47+00:00 April 4th, 2018|3D Measurement|Comments Off on [UPCOMING WEBINAR] How to Streamline Assembly & Increase Production with 3D Laser Projection