Latest Metrology Stories

2014-06-24 23:13:15

With the release of Coherix ShaPix Analyzer version 9.2.0 precision manufacturers can now view full surface relationships of several different planes on a prismatic part to the upper and lower tolerances with respect to a true datum. This capability is only available using Coherix technology. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 With the latest release of ShaPix software precision manufacturers are now able to view the profile of a surface in 3D eliminating measurement method, processing...

2014-06-24 20:22:07

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZEISS Industrial Metrology today announced the new family of LineScan laser line sensors that improve inspection productivity and enable reverse engineering of complex products on popular CONTURA, ACCURA II and PRISMO CMMs. The new LineScan sensors easily extend the functionality of your ZEISS CMM and are available with stripe widths of 25 mm, 50 mm and 100 mm. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140624/121214 Inspection...

2014-06-23 12:25:53

LONDON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Thin Film Metrology Systems Market 2014-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/machinery/global_thin_film_metrology_systems_market_2014_2018.html TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Thin Film Metrology Systems market to grow at a CAGR of 5.02 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the high demand for thin...

2014-06-20 23:07:23

Today, e2b calibration announced that the lab has again expanded its capabilities for pressure and vacuum calibration with the addition of new capital equipment and technicians. Chardon, Ohio (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Today, e2b calibration, an ISO/IEC17025 accredited calibration and repair laboratory located in Northeast Ohio, announced the company has again expanded its capabilities for pressure and vacuum calibration with the addition of new capital equipment and technicians. e2b...

2014-06-20 08:20:18

BERWYN, Pa., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Zygo Corporation (NASDAQ: ZIGO) for $19.25 per share in cash per fully diluted common share, or approximately $280 million net of cash acquired. The completion of the transaction follows approval from Zygo shareholders and the receipt of all regulatory approvals. As a result of the completion of the merger, the common stock of Zygo will no longer be listed...

Unique Greenhouse Gas Meter Developed
2014-06-18 03:59:50

Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology MIPT’s Laboratory for the Spectroscopy of Planetary Atmospheres has come up with a high-resolution meter to gauge the concentration of gases in the atmosphere with unparalleled precision. The infrared spectrum radiometer is described in an article recently published in the journal Optics Express. The paper, authored by Alexander Rodin, Artem Klimchuk, Alexander Nadezhdinsky, Dmitry Churbanov and Maxim Spiridonov, says that the new spectrum...

2014-06-17 08:34:09

Achieves internationally certified corporate governance and compliance management HONG KONG, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ribose has achieved PAS 99:2012 certification, the internationally accepted framework for integrated management systems (IMS). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140310/LA79617LOGO Ribose is the first collaboration platform in the world and the first organization in Hong Kong to achieve this certification. Ribose's IMS integrates its existing business...

2014-06-05 23:16:40

VALIDATE® FERRITIN will address the growing demand by laboratories fora product to document calibration verification/linearity of their testing system. Cumberland Foreside, Maine (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Maine Standards Company, LLC announced that it has received 510(k) clearance for its VALIDATE® FERRITIN calibration verification / linearity test kit. The VALIDATE® FERRITIN kit contains Ferritin in a human-serum base matrix. Each VALIDATE® FERRITIN kit contains five...

2014-06-04 00:21:28

PIETARSAARI, Finland, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Every plant has a process on site for performing and managing calibrations, but there can be many different types of calibration process and they vary in terms of quality, efficiency and productiveness. The calibration process starts from the planning and scheduling of the calibration work and includes the performing of calibrations as well as the documentation of results. An efficient calibration process saves time,...

2014-05-31 23:08:46

Coherix Inc. and Tongluda Electrical Co. (TLD) have combined the strengths of both companies to deliver world-class solutions to the Industrial Automation Industry. Ann Arbor, Michigan (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Coherix, Inc., a pioneer in the development of advanced and powerful 3D sensors and software, and Tongluda Electrical Co, a leader in China offering world-class industrial automation solutions, have joined forces to deliver best-in-class precision machining technology. TLD has dedicated...

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