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November 2010
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Portable laser-based measuring technology supports quality improvement and production assembly at Swiss aircraft manufacturer, Pilatus Flugzeugwerke.

Carbon fibre challenge - up to 220 laser projectors will ensure efficient production for the new Airbus A350 XWB

How to quickly check your laser trackers for measurement accuracy, understanding laser tracker targets and speeding up large scale assembly of composite structures - some of the topics at LVMC'10.

Airbus was looking for an automated metrology solution to ensure the assembly accuracy of the fuselage sections of its aircraft. 

The strategic importance of quality management systems in embedded markets such as aerospace. 
By Efstratios Petrellis, quality manager, MEN Mikro Elektronik

The drive for profits  in pharmaceutical and life science businesses can blind senior management to the impact supply chain quality has on company performance and reputation. By Tim Mohn, Sparta Systems

New pharmaceutical track and trace approach uses unique bottom marking to combat counterfeit drugs, an increasing problem within national and international  distribution systems.

Claiming to eclipses anything offered in the marketplace, the new Focus3D is a high-performance, portable 3D laser scanner from Faro.

New advances in optical 3D metrology provide 6-7% improvements in process performances in micro machining applications. By Brian Kyte and Mark Raleigh

Philips Lighting pushes innovation using NDT X-ray and CT Radiography to drive research, quality and productivity  - plus reduce its ecological footprint

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