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September 2009
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Quality is in the eye of the beholder - manufacturing variation simulation and visualization software help GM Opel/Vauxhall’s Insignia win Car of the Year 2009 award

Measurement data is available anytime,  anywhere at the VW engine works in Chemnitz, Germany

Leader in five-axis turbomachinery production, TURBOCAM, has adopted the five-axis Renishaw inspection system to achieve faster throughput, big programming reductions and greater CMM utilization.

A Faro Gage speeds up robot calibration and measurement at Parallel Robotic Systems, PRSCO

BMW Group has made an euro 170 million investment in the future with its advanced Aerodynamic Test Centre in Munich.

Electronic product  testing and quality  - the key to electronic product development in India. By Prasad Bhatt, vice president, Product Engineering Services, Wipro Technologies

The development of a micro standards infrastructure is a critical for manufacturers to interchange parts, packaging and designs.  By Richard Leach, Engineering Measurement Division, National Physical Laboratory.

The new standard ISO 6892-1: 2009will improve the reproducibility of test results obtained from a tensile test on metal. Closed loop strain control systems of testing machines will deliver results with a higher degree of confidence.

Materials Testing 2009, in Blackpool, is the the industry's premier event for NDT technology with a comprehensive exhibition and conference organised by the British Institute of NDT

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