Nikon Metrology News

New case story: ALTERA CMM critical in manufacturing of of fuel-efficient power generators

September 2, 2016

Following the Indian government’s push for a green future and economic development, the manufacturing of supercritical components in power generation is vital. SSDE using the Nikon ALTERA CMM have helped to increase energy efficiency by 40% with the production of super-critical turbine blades....

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New case story: Novel method for measuring the length of free-form springs

August 26, 2016

Nikon iNEXIV video measuring system brings process repeatablility to within single-figure micronsHow do you determine...

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Higher resolution & faster: X.Tend your CT scanning capability

August 22, 2016

Nikon Metrology introduces Inspect-X 5.1, the latest release of the acquisition and control software for Nikon Metrology’s range of X-ray and CT systems. With 5.1, Inspect-X now features X.Tend; a new CT acquisition method that enables users to scan taller samples with improved image quality. Accompanying the Inspect-X 5...

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New Case Story: Equipped to double inspection capacity

May 23, 2016

Requiring a higher level of productivity and better insight into product conformance, Continental – Chassis & Safety upgrade their measurement facilities....

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New Case Story: Driving Breakthroughs in Mexican Manufacturing with Micro CT

May 20, 2016

Founded in 1587, the Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla (BUAP), located in Puebla, Mexico, is one of the country’s oldest and most prestigious public universities. Its mission, in part, is to give its students “the capacity to generate, adapt, recreate, innovate, and apply knowledge with quality and social relevan...

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The HN-C3030 delivers high-speed, high-precision, non-contact gear inspection

April 21, 2016

Nikon Metrology introduces the non-contact HN-C3030 3D measuring system for precise, high-speed  measurement of...

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New Laser Radar offers faster measurement, better data quality and improved usability for automated, non-contact, large scale metrology

April 5, 2016

Nikon Metrology introduces the new MV331 and MV351 for large scale, automated, non-contact metrology. The new Laser R...

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Nikon Metrology extends its ceramic bridge CMM range with high accuracy ALTERA+ and larger size ALTERA models

March 24, 2016

The extended ALTERA CMM range offers improved performance and larger sizesNikon Metrology has extended its ceramic bridge CMM range with high accuracy ALTERA+ and larger size ALTERA models. Thanks to the use of advanced materials and optimized designs, ALTERA provides high performance and superior accuracy across a host...

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Nikon Mexico opens new metrology showroom

February 4, 2016

Due to increased business in Latin America, Nikon Mexico  inaugurated on January 26 a new metrology showroom in...

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Inspect-X 5.0 enables higher resolution scans for an improved insight into defects

January 26, 2016

Nikon Metrology introduces Inspect-X 5.0, the latest release of the acquisition and analysis software for Nikon Metro...

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Jan 14, 2016 New Case Story: New knowledge from ancient specimens using X-Ray computed tomography (CT)
Dec 14, 2015 New Case Story: Nikon microscope enables more efficient rock sample categorisation
Dec 7, 2015 New Case Story: Open University establishes world lead in weld testing for safety-critical applications
Nov 30, 2015 Nikon Metrology announces new benchtop SEM JCM-6000Plus NeoScope™
Oct 19, 2015 New Case Story: Faster inspection and reporting with 3D laser scanning
Oct 7, 2015 New Case Story: Rugby Worldcup trophy within the eye of a needle
Sep 23, 2015 Groundbreaking CMM-Manager 3.5 software now available for Nikon Metrology iNexiv Vision Measuring Equipment
Aug 26, 2015 New Case Story: Nikon metrology addresses the challenges of inspecting graphene
Aug 20, 2015 New Case Story: Studio takes photomicrographs of minerals to produce stunning art
Jul 9, 2015 New Case Story: Subcontractor upgrades metrology department and offers service to other manufacturers
Jun 5, 2015 Nikon Metrology Laser Radar, the next-generation CMM for shop floor automotive BIW inspection
May 29, 2015 ALTO CMM provides unequalled price/ performance for a wide range of inspection tasks
May 7, 2015 Nikon InSight L100, the ultimate CMM laser scanner combining productivity and accuracy
Apr 22, 2015 New Case Story: Nikon’s VMA System Speeds Inspection by a Factor of 60
Jan 21, 2015 New Case Story: Nikon’s VMZ-R System Ensures Diamond Quality for Waterjets
Jan 20, 2015 New Case Story: Foam gaskets seals in the line of fire
Dec 15, 2014 New Case Story: Spring S.r.l. uses laser scanner for quality control of additively manufactured products
Nov 28, 2014 New Case Story: Prototype parts in the focus of Quality Assurance
Nov 11, 2014 X.Tract provides deeper insight in multi-layer PCB assemblies and complex electronic components
Nov 7, 2014 New Case Story: Printed circuit board manufacturer embraces X-ray inspection for next-generation devices
Sep 25, 2014 New Case Story: X-ray inspection shifts a gear higher at SGC - SwitchGear Company
Sep 18, 2014 Inspect-X 4.1 provides ultra-sharp images and advanced BGA analysis
Sep 11, 2014 Measuretec becomes Benelux sales and service partner for Video Measuring systems and measuring microscopes
Aug 13, 2014 Nikon BW-Series White Light Interferometric Microscope System
Jun 20, 2014 New Case Story: First teaching laboratory in Denmark with scanning electron microscopes
Jun 12, 2014 New Case Story: High voltage CT system advances inspection of automotive turbochargers
Jun 4, 2014 New Case Story: Laser scanners replace tactile probing for body-in-white inspection at FIAT-TOFAS
May 28, 2014 World's first 750kV microfocus X-ray source for NDT inspection and measurement of high density parts
May 22, 2014 DS-Ri2 and DS-Qi2, microscopy digital cameras equipped with a Nikon digital SLR camera FX-format CMOS sensor optimized for microscopy
May 20, 2014 Unique high voltage 450 kV microfocus CT system for inspection of dense or large parts
May 16, 2014 New Case Story: Laser Radar for automated inline inspection
May 4, 2014 Nikon Metrology presents NanoFocus X-ray inspection system for the most demanding electronics applications
Apr 22, 2014 New stereo microscopes SMZ1270/SMZ1270i and SMZ800N feature enhanced optical performance and operation
Apr 15, 2014 New Case Story: High resolution CT scanning to shed new light on human evolution
Apr 3, 2014 New Case Story: High accuracy horizontal arm CMM inspects next-generation automotive fixtures
Mar 21, 2014 New Case Story: X-Ray Computed Tomography expands horizons of anthropology at Duke university
Mar 10, 2014 New iNEXIV VMA-4540 video measuring systems for precise inspection of larger samples
Jan 21, 2014 New case story: In-process X-ray inspection improves quality control of circuit boards - and cut costs
Nov 29, 2013 Leonardo 3D Metrology becomes exclusive reseller in Italy
Nov 29, 2013 University of Leuven applies metrology CT to research geometrical accuracy of inner and outer features of industrial components
Nov 11, 2013 New case story: Scanning electron microscope for world-class facility developing next-generation ceramics
Sep 25, 2013 Nikon introduces the “NEXIV VMZ-R3020” and “NEXIV VMZ-R6555”
Sep 10, 2013 CAMIO8 multi-sensor CMM software provides better insights and more productivity
Jul 15, 2013 New case story: Laser scanning opens new business opportunities at diecasting company
Jun 13, 2013 New case story: Automated nikon photo-microscope supports world-leading rock analysis
May 13, 2013 Nikon introduces new Research Stereo Microscopes SMZ25/SMZ18
May 13, 2013 Nikon Metrology introduces new ALTERA range of CMMs
May 13, 2013 Nikon Metrology announces high accuracy metrology CT system
May 13, 2013 Nikon Metrology present latest innovations at Control focusing on productivity improvement, better insight and higher accuracy
Apr 17, 2013 CAMIO7 extends probing support with high performance SP80 and enhances reporting tool
Mar 29, 2013 Nikon Metrology introduces the XT V 130C
Feb 22, 2013 New case story: 3D laser scanning advances tool creation for medical components
Dec 17, 2012 Nikon announces the "NEXIV VMZ-R4540"
Dec 17, 2012 New case story: Omco Group glass moulds produced faster and less expensively using Nikon Metrology's modern multi-sensor metrology
Dec 6, 2012 InnovMetric Software announces that it has developed a free plug-in for the Nikon Metrology Laser Radar MV224 and MV330/350 devices
Sep 27, 2012 Nikon introduces ECLIPSE LV-N Series industrial microscopes
Sep 25, 2012 Nikon introduces CFI60-2 Objective Series for industrial microscopes
Sep 10, 2012 Nikon Metrology introduces premium portable scanning solution featuring new MCAx articulated arm and ModelMaker MMDx/MMCx scanners
May 7, 2012 Nikon Metrology announces new metrology CT system
May 7, 2012 Nikon Metrology extends its multi-sensor support to include Renishaw's REVO probe
May 7, 2012 Nikon Metrology presents Metrology CT and other innovations in non-contact measurement technology at Control 2012
Feb 29, 2012 Nikon LC15Dx scanner closes the gap with tactile probe accuracy
Dec 15, 2011 Nikon Metrology Focus 10 brings CMM and handheld scanning experience to a higher level
Nov 22, 2011 New X-ray research centre at Southampton University equipped with Nikon Metrology Systems
Nov 10, 2011 Nikon ShuttlePix receives "iF design award 2012"
Sep 5, 2011 Necsa opens up South African research opportunities with microfocus Nikon Metrology X-ray and CT system
Jun 7, 2011 Geomagic and Nikon Metrology Partner to Offer Integrated Scanning Solution for 3D Reverse Engineering and Inspection
Apr 29, 2011 Nikon Metrology demonstrates complete laser scanner portfolio at Control 2011
Apr 28, 2011 CMM inspection is faster and easier with Nikon Metrology CAMIO7
Apr 28, 2011 CMM inspection is faster and easier with Nikon Metrology CAMIO7
Apr 12, 2011 HN-6060 True multi-sensor 3D metrology system sets new standards for non-contact inspection of complex shapes
Apr 12, 2011 iSpace for archeology turns your excavation area into a metrology lab
Feb 3, 2011 Nikon Metrology and Deva integrate Focus Scan with Deva CMM controller
Jan 26, 2011 CMM-Manager 3.0 features new Windows 7 style user interface
Jan 24, 2011 Nikon introduces new stereoscopic microscope SMZ745
Jan 12, 2011 Nikon Metrology incorporates Inspect-X and CT-Pro into XT software Suite v2.2
Nov 25, 2010 Nikon Metrology introduces ShuttlePix, a digital microscope with the ease-of-use and portability of a digital camera
Oct 14, 2010 Slashing inspection time with Laser Radar MV330/350
Sep 8, 2010 Rapidform to interface directly with Nikon Metrology handheld laser scanners
Aug 12, 2010 New Case Story: Precision Engineering Company Invests Shrewdly, Competes Globally
Jul 16, 2010 Nikon Confocal NEXIV VMZ-K6555 Provides New Measurement Possibilities for Demanding Applications
Jul 15, 2010 Nikon Metrology announces availability of Optelics H1200 Real Color Confocal Microscope
Jul 13, 2010 Nikon Metrology enhances observation performance and operation with introduction of Eclipse L300N/L300ND
Sep 8, 2009 Nikon launches specially designed cost-effective episcopic industrial microscope
Aug 26, 2009 Leading materials analysis manufacturer to supply Nikon microscopes
May 26, 2009 NeoScope Benchtop SEM voted European Best New Lab Product 2008
Apr 1, 2009 Nikon launches new economical yet accurate measuring microscope
Mar 2, 2009 NeoScope benchtop SEM featured on UK stand for first time at MedTec/MTEC UK
Jan 4, 2008 Multi-sensor measurement system exhibited at MedTec UK for the first time
Nov 28, 2007 Nikon LV-100 microscope helps uncover the secrets of our solar system

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