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Call for Papers Opens for the 2016 Coordinate Metrology Society Conference

Press Release - CMSC


The Coordinate Metrology Society (CMS) officially opened the Call for Papers today for the 32nd annual Coordinate Metrology Society Conference (CMSC), July 25 - 29, 2016, to be held in Murfreesboro, TN. The organization is seeking original contributions from portable metrology experts that cover the successful use of 3D coordinate measurement systems, case studies, technology benchmarks, scientific research and developments and more. Commercial content is not accepted. Full Article

Delcam Webinars On Value Of Measurement For Manufacturers


Delcam will hold two webinars on 24th November explaining how metrology can contribute to increased productivity and profitability at manufacturing companies.  The webinars will explain how measurement data collected with Delcam’s Advanced Manufacturing software can allow users to reduce cycle times and minimise rejection rates. Full Article

Hexagon Metrology Featuring Measurement Innovations in Booth 908 at the Quality Show, Chicago, IL

PRESS RELEASE-- Hexagon Metrology


Hexagon Metrology Inc. will showcase a full complement of measurement innovations at the 2015 Quality Show being held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL from October 27 – 29. In Booth 908, attendees can view the latest in measurement and inspection technologies from the portable ROMER Absolute Arm with its new integrated high-speed scanner to PC-DMIS 2015 to the MMS (Metrology Management System), which enhances PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) solutions with metrology data. Full Article

Metrology Gets Connected

Contributing Editor Bruce Morey


“Metrology and its relationship to manufacturing is rapidly evolving,” Ken Woodbine, president, Wilcox Associates, a brand of Hexagon Metrology (North Kingstown, RI), recently observed. “We are seeing larger quantities and faster speeds of measurement data collection. The next challenge is what to do with all that data.” Hexagon is expanding its focus, building off its base in metrology, toward an increased emphasis on optimizing manufacturing processes. Woodbine describes this expansion in a paradigm of the brand’s Sensing, Thinking, and Acting mantra. Full Article

Closing the Manufacturing Loop with Metrology

Stefan Scherer, CEO, Alicona


The US faces an exciting and challenging time as it begins to reshore manufacturing. In particular, industry faces with the need to manufacture complex high-tech products with tight tolerances and a high degree of automation. Full Article

New Verisurf Programmable CMM Master Automated Shop Floor Inspection System

Press Release - Verisurf


Verisurf Software, Inc. launched today the New CMM Master, Programmable CMM system. The complete automated shop floor inspection system combines the power of Verisurf software with the Equator comparative gauge; the result is a fast, easy, accurate, affordable and portable programmable CMM system. Verisurf CMM Master can greatly increase throughput and reduce scrap rates, at a fraction of the cost of traditional CMM systems. Full Article

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