Ambassador Award Paul Colegate – Made in the Midlands.

FARO has been supporting Made in the Midlands for 2 years now! Where it all began… MIM evolved out of an editorial campaign in the pages of Business Report a regional business publication. The campaign existed to challenge the erosion of British industry through a succession of poor decisions by UK government and financiers, their campaign…

INSPECTION for THE SMART FACTORY PART I: ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Measurement is critically important to the advancement of smarter, future factories. Inspection eliminates defects before the end-user, and measurement of manufacturing processes lets engineers understand them and make them more efficient. If factories are to become faster and more flexible, inspection is a bottleneck to overcome, especially in industries where 100% inspection is required. As…

MACH 2018 Winners!

Thank you to everyone who joined us at MACH 2018! It was great to see so many new and existing faces. Following our competition, we had some great times and a huge congratulations to the following winners for the VR headset: Day 1: Andrew 68 seconds Day 2: James 67 seconds Day 3: Janvier 65 Day 4: Lukas 67 seconds Day 5: Jake…

Students benefit from using ‘real-world’ FARO Edge ScanArm HD

FARO’s Edge ScanArm HD has recently been used by Furness College students to inspect and reverse engineer complex parts and surfaces into 3D models. Furness College has recently invested in a new Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center and its main aim is to help students gain the qualifications they need to be able to work in sectors such as advanced…