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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.

3D Technology Reveals the Face of Ancient Peruvian Female Ruler

By |August 3rd, 2017|

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. In […]

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Aerial 3D Scanning with Drone Technology

By |July 10th, 2017|

Learn why Think 3D trusts FARO® for their innovative UAV solution, STROMBEE, a system that combines 3D Laser Scanning with drone technology for a turnkey “survey-by-drone” system with fully automatic flight trajectory and trusted accuracy.

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Construction QA/QC for Pre-Construction Services

By |July 10th, 2017|

Project Challenge
Integrated Lean Project Delivery (ILPD) is a bold, calculated way to save project money, optimize results, reduce waste, and maximize efficiency throughout all design, fabrication, and construction phases.

A great example of that is a $200 million hospital modernization project. The project team, led by general contractor Mortenson Construction of Chicago, Ill., uses ILPD to […]

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3D Digitization with The Smithsonian Institution

By |July 10th, 2017|

Written by: Vincent Rossi Sr. 3D Program Officer, Digitization Program Office, Smithsonian Institution

For thousands of years and using a variety of tools, humans have been able to take point-to-point measurements to document, analyze, and understand their environment. It was not until recently that we’ve been able to collect thousands, millions and sometimes billions of measurement […]

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MEP Training Courses with UA

By |July 10th, 2017|

FARO® is excited to announce our partnership with the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry for 2017. UA’s training programs are recognized as the very best in the industry and equip their local unions with educational resources, that they may not otherwise have access to, in order to develop the […]

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Maximizing Structural Measurements

By |July 10th, 2017|

N-RG Cladding is a commercial specialty contractor providing exterior cladding solutions for building projects. Learn how N-RG Cladding has implemented 3D Laser Scanning to optimize their field measuring and installation preparations to eliminate field errors and capture accurate as-built dimensions.

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Digitally Preserving Heritage At-Risk

By |July 10th, 2017|

FARO® and CyArk announce partnership to ensure heritage sites are available to future generations. Through this partnership, FARO provides CyArk with advanced 3D laser scanning solutions to bring global heritage to life and get you closer than ever to the sites you’ve always wanted to see . Learn how CyArk is leveraging an integrated 3D […]

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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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