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Laser Scanners Demand Attention as Technology Improves

October 7, 2019
Metrology-grade laser scanners are expanding their range of applications. New users are finding the main attractions of laser scanners—speed and ease of use. What prevented more widespread use in the past were laser scanners’ perceived tradeoffs. Using one usually meant sacrificing accuracy or working with noisy data.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Senior Technical Editor, SME Media
Cary Rosenberg

Metals Testing Requires Escalation-Based Strategy

August 14, 2019
At Cary Rosenberg’s company, Watts Water Technologies, validating material properties to ensure they are composed of the correct elemental composition is an important part of their work.
Cary Rosenberg
By Cary Rosenberg Senior Manager, Global Supplier Quality & Sourcing and RAB/QSA Lead Auditor, Watts Water Technologies Inc.

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Process Control by Analyzing Metal Temperature Gradients with Fixed Thermal Imaging

November 22, 2019
Producing metal products is one of the most energy intensive industries. Improving both energy and production efficiency, as well as ensuring product quality is at the top of any manufacturers to do list. Engineers should consider using fixed thermal imaging cameras to optimize their manufacturing process.
By Jeff Kresch Product Manager, Fluke Process Instruments

Data-Driven Manufacturing

November 21, 2019
In my capacity as the Chair of the Council of the Manufacturing USA institute directors, I often get asked about trends in U.S. advanced manufacturing.
By Kelvin H. Lee Manufacturing USA, Sponsored Content

Perceptron’s Focus on Features

November 1, 2019
Perceptron is an evolving case study in the merits of concentration versus diversification.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Senior Technical Editor, SME Media
Prudential

Financial Stress Impacts Your Business

October 7, 2019
Manufacturing workers are financially stressed, which can lead to distractions on the job and increased absenteeism. Helping relieve some of that stress may lead to increased workforce productivity and can give you a strategic advantage in attracting and retaining key talent.
By Prudential Sponsored Content
Metrology-grade laser scanners are expanding their range of applications.

Laser Scanners Demand Attention as Technology Improves

October 7, 2019
Metrology-grade laser scanners are expanding their range of applications. New users are finding the main attractions of laser scanners—speed and ease of use. What prevented more widespread use in the past were laser scanners’ perceived tradeoffs. Using one usually meant sacrificing accuracy or working with noisy data.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Senior Technical Editor, SME Media
Siemens’ latest Simcenter Testlab release now available

Siemens’ latest Simcenter Testlab release now available

September 18, 2019
Simcenter Testlab enables better usage of test-based data, from design and simulation to validation and certification.
By Siemens Press Release
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