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FARO is the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging and realization technology. Over the last three decades, FARO has developed industry-leading 3D measurement systems, such as the FaroArm, FARO ScanArm, FARO Gage, FARO Laser Tracker, and FARO 3D Imager. 3D Measurement Technology from FARO permits micron-level precision 3D measurement, imaging, and scanning for inspection, CAD-to-part analysis, alignment, reverse engineering and all other production and quality assurance applications.

FARO Announces New HDR Laser Scanners and Instant Rendering Software for BIM-CIM and Public Safety Customers

By |April 22nd, 2016|

FARO Technologies releases new 3D laser scanners with high dynamic range photography (HDR). The new Focus3D X 130/330 HDR models provide the solution to the challenge of scanning scenes with large brightness contrast differences with performance that is comparable to the human eye. While typical digital images cover a contrast range of 255-to-1, the new FARO […]

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

By |January 20th, 2016|

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

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Introducing the New FARO Cobalt 3D Imager

By |January 14th, 2016|

Smart 3D imager arrays – A new class of automated metrology sensor provides sophisticated in-process measurement, minimizing integration and infrastructure costs

FARO Technologies, Inc. announces highly-adaptable 3D imager arrays that promise to drive automated industrial manufacturing metrology processes to the next level.  The FARO Cobalt 3D Imager is equipped with dedicated on-board processors – an industry […]

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Jay Leno on 3D scanning and 3D printing with the FARO Edge ScanArm HD and 3DSystem’s Geomagic

By |December 16th, 2015|

Jay Leno explains how he uses the 3D Scan to 3D Print process to make spare parts for his impressive car collection with the FARO Edge ScanArm HD and @3DSystem’s Geomagic.

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Introducing the New FARO Focus3D X 30 Laser Scanner

By |November 23rd, 2015|

The affordable entry-level X series laser scanner

The new FARO Focus3D X 30 laser scanner is a powerful, high-speed, ultra-portable 3D laser scanner designed for a variety of short-range applications. The Focus3D X 30 enables fast, straightforward and accurate measurements of interiors, such as: small architectural façades, complex structures, crime scenes, mechanical rooms, and production and […]

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FARO attends 2nd Annual International Educational Conference Hosted by IAFSM

By |November 10th, 2015|

Join us as we explore the ABC’s of the 2nd Annual International Educational Conference hosted by IAFSM (The International Association of Forensic & Security Metrology). This year’s theme Accuracy, Brevity, Clarity, is intended to reflect the duties of public safety officials and how to be efficient in the field. As the Platinum Sponsor, FARO is […]

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Mock Incident Scene Results Using a FARO Freestyle3D with Capture & SCENE Software

By |November 9th, 2015|

Kelly Watt, Regional Sales Manager – Public Safety Products, FARO Technologies

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Register today! Webinar 3D Scanning from the Floor – Up

By |November 9th, 2015|

Register today for our next webinar with @California-Surveying-and-Drafting-Supply and @Point-of-Beginning on November 10th, 2:00 PM EST: 3D Scanning from the Floor – Up. Information to be covered in this webinar will include:
• Scanning during concrete pours for elevations
• Production of cut/fill maps on-site
• ASTM Floor Flatness for FF/FL values
• Monitoring Beam Deflection throughout the construction […]

Using 3D laser technology results in significant savings for inter-agency investigation team

By |October 12th, 2015|

The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office (Oregon) leads an interagency Criminal Reconstruction and Forensic Team (CRAFT) that includes reconstructionists from eight different police agencies. Criminalist Bryon O’Neil commented on how effective the FARO Focus3D X 330 laser scanner is at capturing crash and crime scenes, “By using the scanner, we spend less time on the scene, we get better data, and we can use a smaller crew. I prefer […]

FARO is coming to a city near you!

By |September 29th, 2015|

We want to connect with and expand the FARO community and the Must See 3D Solutions Workshops Tour is the perfect forum. Each of the workshops will address numerous real-world measurement challenges, across a wide-variety of applications and industries, including Aerospace, Automotive, and all other Manufacturing sectors, as well as Architectural, Engineering, and Construction (AEC); […]

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