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Jonathan O’Hare

Diving Into Metrology

October 26, 2021
Lights-out metrology for inspection is a natural entry point into automation as it is less disruptive to implement than other manufacturing operations.
Jonathan O’Hare
By Jonathan O’Hare User Experience Strategist, Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division
Karl-Michael Nigge

CT Scanning Vital for Airworthy Parts

October 25, 2021
Industrial computed tomography is a cost-effective, reliable way to meet intensifying requirements for qualifying both the design of aerospace parts and the materials needed for their construction.
Karl-Michael Nigge
By Karl-Michael Nigge Chief Product Officer, Volume Graphics
Developed with Oak Ridge National Lab, MSC’s MillMax service can reportedly triple the material removal rate of existing equipment by analyzing the vibration characteristics of each setup.

Chasing Gold in A&D Manufacturing

October 25, 2021
ORNL has partnered with MSC Industrial Supply to deliver a service that improves the material removal rate of existing equipment by a factor of three, on average, by correctly using cutting conditions based on measurements.
Ed Sinkora
By Ed Sinkora Contributing Editor, SME Media
OASIS metrology engineer uses laser tracker to capture roll alignment data.

In-Place Machining Company Acquires OASIS Alignment Services

October 25, 2021
As part of In-Place Machining Company, the measurement capabilities between Exact Metrology and OASIS Alignment Services will provide top tier metrology services across North America.
By Exact Metrology Press Release
Shawn Page, Safran Landing System’s NC coordinator (left), and Jamie King, regional sales manager for Blum-Novotest Canada, with a fully machined landing system part.

A Safe Landing—With Advanced Measurement

October 22, 2021
Safran Landing Systems needed to ramp up capacity while maintaining the highest standards of accuracy and repeatability. More automation of its parts inspection process was the solution.
By Safran Landing Systems
Rick White

Advanced Data Collection Methods Build Resilience

October 21, 2021
Embracing the digital transformation is key to growing out of volatility during this recovery period—and the defense industry’s success with Quality 4.0 tech proves how they support resilience in the face of uncertainty.
Rick White
By Rick White CEO, Capture 3D
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