All Measurement articles – Page 6

  • Etalon Multiline

    Factory-wide metrological network


    Etalon claims its Absolute Multiline Technology offers a measurement system for monitoring the geometric accuracy of machine tools by means of high-precision length measurements: An absolute distance interferometer measuring with sub-micrometer resolution serves as metrological centrepiece of a factory. The company says it connects with any number of machines via ...

  • DMG Mori offers numerous horizontal machining solutions for automotive parts

    Cutting it fine


    There can be no let up in machine tool investment among companies which are keen to beat the competition Machine tools are in a constant state of evolution as controls get smarter and spindle speeds and traverse rates get faster. In the automotive supply chain, this demands regular investment in ...

  • Grainger & Worrall

    CT scrutiny


    In aiming for quality targets, castings supplier Grainger & Worrall regards this technology as a game-changer The time has long gone when automotive suppliers – certainly those at tier-one level – did nothing but supply parts to order. Now they must also frequently act as partners in component design ...

  • Control

    Taking Control of quality


    AMS previews the array of quality-assurance technologies that will be on display at the Control 2016 show Control 2016 – the International Trade Fair for Quality Assurance – is celebrating its 30th anniversary by featuring techniques and hardware used in quality assurance, including conventional mechatronic measuring systems, ...