Nadima Montero

About Nadima Montero

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® Helps Mexican Authorities Studying Earthquake-Affected Areas

BIM/CIM solutions help areas affected by the earthquake FARO® joins the Mexican government in the scanning of affected structures after the earthquake that occurred on September 19, 2017. The catastrophic consequences left by the earthquake, with epicenter in the city of Chiapas in the south west of the country with an impact of 8.2 degrees [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|Architecture, BIM, Construction|Comments Off on FARO® Helps Mexican Authorities Studying Earthquake-Affected Areas

An Interview with Simon Raab, PhD, Co-Founder, CEO and President of FARO®

FARO is Deeply Bound ETHICALLY and Intellectually to the TECHNOLOGY Construction companies can now scan continuously and immediately point out if a pillar is being incorrectly placed or that floor is not quite flat or that girder is not supporting correctly. 3D scanning is revolutionizing the way construction is being done, and FARO® is prepared [...]

By | January 2nd, 2018|BIM, Construction|Comments Off on An Interview with Simon Raab, PhD, Co-Founder, CEO and President of FARO®

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

Augmented Reality for Quality Assurance

How it Can Help Your Production and Manufacturing The subject of augmented reality has been a hot topic in recent times. Augmented reality is when reality is enhanced by computer-generated information, i.e., making additional information about the real world visible to the user. This can be achieved by displaying the information using glasses; by projecting [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|3D Measurement|Comments Off on Augmented Reality for Quality Assurance

Scan to BIM for Mobile Mapping

Here, in an interview with Chris Palmer of FARO® and Augusto Burchi of SITECO, we look at the opportunities afforded by ‘mobile mapping’, how it differs from static survey methods, what the resulting data looks like and who can benefit from it. Those familiar with static terrestrial laser scanning will understand that the technology (hardware, [...]

By | December 4th, 2017|BIM, Construction|Comments Off on Scan to BIM for Mobile Mapping

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

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

Catching all the Iconic Details with HD Laser Scanning

Step 1 in Chicago Union Station’s $1 Billion Renovation: Document As-Built Conditions Challenge The numbers are staggering, even by Chicago’s outsized build standards: 2 million square feet of office space, 780 luxury apartments, 350 hotel rooms and five high-rises all within a 6-year period. Price tag? An estimated $1 billion. The long-planned renovation of the [...]

By | November 13th, 2017|Architecture, BIM, Construction|Comments Off on Catching all the Iconic Details with HD Laser Scanning

Cincinnati’s Iconic Music Hall Receives a Laser-Scan Close-Up

FARO® Laser Scanners Come to the Rescue of the Fabled Cincinnati Music Hall Challenge Cincinnati Music Hall has stood as the center of cultural life for this southwestern Ohio region for nearly 140 years and was recognized as a National Historic Landmark in 1975. Built between 1877-1879, the 256,500 square foot Music Hall is the [...]

By | November 13th, 2017|Architecture, BIM, Construction|Comments Off on Cincinnati’s Iconic Music Hall Receives a Laser-Scan Close-Up