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

Forensic Artist, Joe Mullins, Helps Solve Cases by Putting the Right Face on Skulls

Challenge: The US struggles with a huge backlog of unidentified human remains, partly because it is so difficult to identify a victim when there are no facial features to be recognized by family or friends. Solution: Joe Mullins of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) is working to change this, applying his [...]

By | December 4th, 2017|Public Safety Forensics|Comments Off on Forensic Artist, Joe Mullins, Helps Solve Cases by Putting the Right Face on Skulls

FARO® Focus3D Laser Scanner Used to Clarify Body-Camera Film

Challenge: Exterior shooting scenes, such as one on the San Jose University campus in 2014, are difficult and time consuming to properly document. Even if captured with a body-worn camera, the lens distortion and limited point of view may not provide a clear picture of events. It is critical that other methods be used to ensure [...]

By | October 31st, 2017|Public Safety Forensics|Comments Off on FARO® Focus3D Laser Scanner Used to Clarify Body-Camera Film

3D Technology Reveals the Face of Ancient Peruvian Female Ruler

FARO’s 3D Laser Scanning Technology used in reconstructing the face of a mysterious mummy, known as the Lady of Cao. She is believed to be a female leader of the Moche Civilization in Peru, which ruled more than 1,700 years ago. Moche culture flourished approximately a thousand years before the Inca civilization in northern Peru. [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|Forensics, Public Safety Forensics, SCENE|Comments Off on 3D Technology Reveals the Face of Ancient Peruvian Female Ruler

Police use laser scanning tools to document & recreate shooting incidents in Cleveland and San Bernardino

Learn how U.S. law enforcement is using our FARO 3D laser scanners to preserve crime scenes and to collect critical evidence. View full article

By | January 20th, 2016|3D Documentation, 3D Software, Law Enforcement, Public Safety Forensics, SCENE|Comments Off on Police use laser scanning tools to document & recreate shooting incidents in Cleveland and San Bernardino