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SMARTTECH3D end-to-end 3D scanning solutions includes SMARTTECH3D scanners, Verisurf Software, installation, training, and technical support services for 3D scan-to-print, quality inspection and reporting, and reverse engineering to intelligent CAD applications.

SMARTTECH3D and Verisurf Software Announce Solution Partnership

May 11, 2021
SMARTTECH3D and Verisurf Software Announce Solution Partnership, 3D Scanning to Inspection, Reverse Engineering to Intelligent CAD
By Verisurf Software Press Release
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ZEISS to Acquire Capture 3D

May 11, 2021
ZEISS said it has agreed to acquire Capture 3D. Financial terms were not disclosed.
By Carl Zeiss Industrial Metrology Technology Press Release
Military personnel testing the new Sig Sauer pistol.

Sig Sauer Optimizes Gun Manufacturing with Advanced 3D Scanning Technology

April 29, 2021
Gun manufacturer Sig Sauer used a 3D scanning system to improve its manufacturing operations.
By Sig Sauer
In GOM’s automated measuring machines, ATOS sensors can be operated together with the Plus Box, a photogrammetric add-on sensor that can be directly attached to the ATOS system.

Scanners Measure Up

April 27, 2021
Laser scanners and structured white light scanners for metrology are advancing at the same time that customer are demanding major improvements. As a result, scanning technologies are making rapid progress.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media
Hexagon’s Q-DAS IMC software automates much of what used to be a user’s judgement call: Using measurement data to compensate for tool wear.

What measures the measurements?

April 7, 2021
For most of its history in manufacturing, metrology’s competitive arena was at the point of measurement.
By Michael C. Anderson Contributing Writer
Headshot of Jim VandeHei, Director of Sales, The L.S. Starrett Company. (Provided by The L.S. Starrett Company)

Starrett Appoints Jim VandeHei Director of Sales, Metrology Systems

April 6, 2021
The L.S. Starrett Company has appointed Jim VandeHei Director of Sales, Starrett Metrology Systems.
By The L.S. Starrett Company Press Release
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