Leadership in the Age of Disruptive Technologies: An Interview with Katrona Tyrell – FARO’s Chief People Officer

With an extensive background and experience in building, maintaining and leading talent and corporate culture strategies, Katrona Tyrrell was appointed as Chief People Officer in January this year. Prior to joining FARO®, Ms. Tyrrell served as the Global Senior Vice President – Human Resources in Idt Corporation where she led a team that was responsible [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|3D Documentation, 3D Imager, 3D Measurement, 3D Software, New Product Release, Product Design, Public Safety Forensics|Comments Off on Leadership in the Age of Disruptive Technologies: An Interview with Katrona Tyrell – FARO’s Chief People Officer

A Year-End Message from Simon Raab, Ph.D. – FARO’s Founder, President and CEO

2016 and 2017 have been exciting and exceptionally productive years at FARO®. It’s been almost two years since I returned to an active day to day management role and I am gratified by the success of our 18-months “Going Vertical in Harmony” initiative which ended at the end of Q2 this year. In addition to [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|3D Documentation, 3D Imager, 3D Measurement, 3D Software, New Product Release, Product Design, Public Safety Forensics|Comments Off on A Year-End Message from Simon Raab, Ph.D. – FARO’s Founder, President and CEO

Emirates Uses the ScanArm to Produce New Components of its Fleet

The well-known airline Emirates will introduce 3D printed components in some of their aircrafts. Emirates implemented the measure after wanting to install lighter parts and to facilitate the inventory of components, thus reducing waiting times in case of failure of any of the assemblies of an aircraft. 3D Systems, a company specializing in 3D printing, [...]

By | November 27th, 2017|Product Design|Comments Off on Emirates Uses the ScanArm to Produce New Components of its Fleet

Optimizing Hull Design in Pursuit of Fastest Boat in World

The current record of 317.18 mph / 510.45 km/h was set by Australian Ken Warby in Spirit of Australia in 1978. The four decades since then represent by far the longest period that the record has remained unsurpassed. With the ultimate intention of bettering this impressive mark, ‘Longbow’ Project Leader, David Aldred has brought together [...]

By | October 16th, 2017|Product Design|Comments Off on Optimizing Hull Design in Pursuit of Fastest Boat in World

How Japanese Race Car Manufacturer Accelerates Product Design Process

Turning Dreams into Reality, Manufacturing Dream Cars with the FARO Design ScanArm In the world of manufacturing, few companies can embody the idea of ‘fun’ and ‘dreams’ in what they do. Often, business owners get caught up with increasing brand awareness, maximizing profits, or achieving high levels of efficiency - at the expense of neglecting [...]

By | October 16th, 2017|Product Design|Comments Off on How Japanese Race Car Manufacturer Accelerates Product Design Process

Transhield Has Innovation Covered

Custom protective covering company increases efficiency by 6X and lowers cost with just one FARO® Focus3D X 130 Laser Scanner. What Do Snowmobiles, Jet Engines & Armored Tanks Have in Common? All are high-performance machines subject to degradation from the elements, and all benefit from advanced protective covers from Transhield Inc. Founded in Elkhart, IN, [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Product Design|Comments Off on Transhield Has Innovation Covered

ICI 3D Scans Its Way to Automotive Aftermarket Success

Thanks to the FARO® Design ScanArm, ICI engineers have accelerated the laborious measurement process, allowing more time for design and creativity. Bumpers, side steps, rocker panels and fender trims—they are the must-have accessories for drivers who love to trick out their rides. In the world of off-road vehicles and utility trucks, Innovative Creations Inc. (ICI) [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Product Design|Comments Off on ICI 3D Scans Its Way to Automotive Aftermarket Success