Whitepaper: A Renovation Study in Four Acts

Inspired by Matthias Plieassning, a Brooklyn, N.Y. artist, Trahan Architects team developed a concept for the swooping, swirling wood-threaded panels to be installed. The installation of the unique design started with a challenge as there were no templates to follow. The CWKA shortly implemented the use of the FARO Focus Laser Scanner and the FARO TracerSI Laser Projector into their workflow. Keller explains, “Documenting existing conditions with a high degree of resolution and tolerance allows us to better manage project risk.”

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Case Study: Improving Quality and Production Rates with a Laser Tracker

To accommodate Cincinnati’s measurement volume, traditional tools such as dial indicators and slab-mounted CMMs turned out to be pretty limited in measuring larger parts. This became a significant problem as the measuring option was insufficient for Cincinnati’s needs. To help keep pace with the changing face of manufacturing, Cincinnati invested in a FARO® Vantageᴱ Laser Tracker system. The system improves quality control, reduces waste in production processes, and facilitates their continuous improvement efforts.

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Creating Value with FARO® 8-Axis ScanArm for Organic Growth

How important is portability to measurement and reverse engineering lab that works an equal amount of time with customers inside and outside the facility? It’s a top priority! Diverse Dimensions places high importance on equipment ability to be transported for their customer’s convenience. The FARO® 8-Axis ScanArm easily became an excellent choice that ticked all…

FARO provide ATE Aerotech with ‘Tunnel Vision’

ATE Aerotech, a company based in East Sussex, specialises in wind tunnel testing. The company’s dynamic system comprises, a series of beams all located inside the wind tunnel. Before a wind tunnel test is undertaken, it is vital to calibrate the positional accuracy of the system’s various movable elements. The advanced FARO Laser Tracker has proven its ability to…

Inspection For the Smart Factory

Metrology practitioners believe the Industry 4.0 evolution is heavily reliant on effective metrology. Having digital representations of products and factories allow a manufacturing engineer to design and test the productivity in the digital world before losing money on a prototype. The global measurement industry is working to define and find consensus for new international measurement standards for new manufacturing technologies. Read how FARO and Autodesk are using improved solutions in…

Introducing the FARO 8-Axis FaroArm® system and the Design ScanArm 2.5C

This month we introduced you to the FARO 8-Axis FaroArm® system that includes a complete rotational axis and is a natural extension to all FaroArm® products. Driving innovation further, our solution is transparent to the measurement software, enables more effective and faster scanning, requiring a minimum number of scans for a comprehensive scan.  We were also very proud to announce the first arm-based solution to include high resolution,…

Expert interview with Denis Wohlfeld

Denis Wohlfeld, a Senior Innovation Manager at FARO, leads FARO’s smart factory technology innovation and is the coordinator for ARENA2036 project “Digital Twin”. Smart factories have a mission to eliminate errors, increase repeatability and respond quickly and flexibly to real-time changes in demand. In the future, they will make decisions for themselves by learning every day how to make production more efficient.   FARO creates the link between the real…