Tri-State Plastics invests in FARO® technology to take advantage of growing aerospace industry

New Opportunities present new challenges Tri-State Plastics has developed expertise over the past 50 years in producing and supplying high quality plastic parts to aerospace, automotive and military applications. Over the years the required tolerance levels for manufacturing aerospace parts have become tighter. Tri-State Plastics started receiving requests for parts that had tolerances of ±0.005,…

FARO® 2019 Highlights

We would like to thank our readers for your support in 2019 and wish you all a very Happy Holiday and a Happy New Year.   2019 has been filled with many great FARO technology developments and achievements which have been shared throughout the year in our Blog, Media Centre and Website. See below some…

Metal Assemblies ‘Scan’ the market and choose FARO®

Quality Control Metal Assemblies are located at the heart of the UK’s traditional industrial area in the West Midlands, where they produce high-quality stampings and assemblies for customers mainly involved in the global automotive industry. The company’s modern manufacturing facilities enable a wide range of procedures to be undertaken, including presswork, machining, tube manipulation, robot…

Smart Factory Webinar Series

The fourth industrial revolution is about digitising the industrial processes in order to increase speed, reduce errors, and save overall costs. As industries are adapting to the Industry 4.0 style and becoming “smarter”, the need for automation is increasing. Production processes are similar across all industries. For example primary processes such as milling, cutting and…

Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Automation

Are you challenged with measuring large parts to ensure tolerances are being met? Dive into applied Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing automation with large-volume laser scanning applications; including heavy machinery, ship-building, large parts and assemblies. Combining an automated 3D Laser Scanner with today’s latest software, you can prepare for a more accurate tomorrow! We have an…

FIND THE PRODUCT YOU NEED

With the launch of FARO’s new Product Finder, the journey for finding your product has been shortened and simplified. From finding and checking the application of product for your industry and comparing it to other related products available, the process has been made much easier. In just 3 simple steps you can now find out…

Watson Towers ‘Scan’ the market for ‘Quantum’ Leap

Watson Towers ‘Scan’ the market for ‘Quantum’ Leap To enable the efficient completion of a challenging project in a nuclear plant, leading UK engineering and steel service provider, Watson Towers recently purchased a 3.5meter capacity version of FARO’s QuantumE ScanArm, fitted with a FAROBlu Laser Line Probe SD and supported by FARO’s CAM2 metrology software.…

Carefree Integration for Probing and Scanning

A versatile Software that provides scalability, high performance, and ease of use makes the measurement experience seamless.   Tested by the National Institute of Standards (NIST) and German Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), FARO® CAM2 2019 metrology software has been specifically designed to enable users of FARO metrology hardware products to realise the highest level of measurement…

Understanding Portable Measurement Arms

The World Relies on Measurement to Operate.   For hundreds of years this has been accomplished by the tools of the time — hand tools such as calipers and micrometers, which provided basic measurements but struggled with more complex dimensions (like an unusual geometry, organic shapes, etc.). But as advancements in technology accelerated industrial growth…