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Nikon Metrology creates dedicated YouTube Channel for product videos

Click here to view Nikon Metrology’s very own YouTube Channel where you can find company movies and product videos for your educational convenience. Don’t forget to subscribe to this channel to receive future updates. It’s just one more resource for all your metrology needs. Nikon Metrology offers a complete range of metrology solutions including Coordinate Measuring Machines(CMMs), Optical CMMs, 3D laser scanners, handheld Read more...

ShuttlePix wins Good Design Award from Japan Institute of Design Promotion

BRIGHTON, MI. – October 27, 2011 –Nikon Metrology is pleased to announce that the SHUTTLEPIX Digital Microscope has been awarded the Good Design Award 2011 organized by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion.  The Good Design Award is a comprehensive program for the evaluation and encouragement of design organized by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP). This award system was originally established in 1957, out of the belief Read more...

Nikon Metrology Celebrates Grand Opening of Newly Renovated Technology Center

BRIGHTON, MI. – October 18, 2011 – Nikon Metrology. Inc. (NMI) – More than 100 Metrology and Manufacturing Professionals gathered to visit the new Nikon Metrology, Inc. Technology Center, located at their Headquarters for the Americas in Brighton, Michigan.  The purpose of the event was to introduce one of the most advanced technology centers in Livingston County, Michigan, a sentiment echoed by Brighton Mayor Ricci Bandkau, who Read more...

necsa opens up South African research opportunities with microfocus Nikon Metrology x-ray and CT system

A brand new Nikon Metrology inspection system is now in use at the microfocus X-ray radiography/tomography facility (MIXRAD) of the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa). It is the first high-precision microfocus X-ray/CT system made available to South African researchers, engineers and students who can use this advanced technology free-of-charge. High-precision 2D radiography and 3D tomography renderings help them investigate Read more...

Nikon Small World Competition 2011 – Public Voting Underway!

The official judging for the 37th Annual Small World Photomicrography Competition took place on May 12, 2011. The winners will be announced in October, but we’re giving you the chance to pick your favorites among this year’s top entries. Vote up a photo by “liking” it or skipping ahead to the next one. Have fun, and check back in the fall to see who won! Celebrating 37 years of excellence in photography through the microscope, Read more...

The Rules Of X-Ray Micro CT – By Andrew Ramsey

Read this full article on the Quality Magazine Website. Better understanding the rules of X-ray micro CT not only opens the door to production cost savings and productivity improvement, but also knowing when to break them can provide even further process flexibility. Offer the term “metrology equipment” to a group of industrial or manufacturing engineers in a word-association test and it’s highly likely CMM (coordinate measuring machine) Read more...

Search Your Engines: NASCAR Engineers Zoom In on Motor Problems with Powerful Microscope

Article written by Larry Greenemeier Joe Gibbs Racing is using a powerful Nikon microscope to help solve the mystery of engine failures that have cost the team several races. Sunday’s NASCAR race was bittersweet for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR). After dominating the early part of the 200-lap Good Sam RV Insurance 500 at Pennsylvania’s Pocono Raceway, only one of JGR’s drivers—Kyle Busch—managed to finish in the top 10, thanks to Read more...

An inside look at CMSC 2011

Field Report By Mike Richman, Publisher of Quality Digest From the minute I arrived on site, I knew that this would be a Coordinate Metrology Systems Conference unlike any other. First of all, it was in Phoenix… in July. So, the 100-plus-degree temperature wasn’t unexpected; the humidity, on the other hand, was a bit of a surprise. The evening preceding the CMSC festivities was downright eerie, with a huge thunderstorm featuring massive Read more...

Nikon Metrology Exhibits at CMSC 2011

Nikon Metrology is living large at CMSC 2011 – Booth #708 July 25-29th Arizona Biltmore Hotel & Spa, Phoenix, AZ At this year’s premiere metrology conference, Nikon Metrology is showcasing our large-scale products, including the hot, new G3 MV330/350 Laser Radar, the extremely versatile Optical CMM with MMDx Handheld Scanner and our revolutionary Digital Microscope ShuttlePix -400R. These large-scale products bring your Read more...

Nikon Metrology Exhibits at Semicon West 2011

                When you visit Semicon West this year, be sure to stop by Nikon Metrology’s booth, #6146, and see the best that metrology has to offer.  You’ll be glad you did.  Featured products include:  Nexiv VMA NeoScope L200N X-Ray / CT Inspection ShuttlePix   We hope to see you at the show! Contact us today to set up a demo at the show. Click here for your complimentary registration to SEMICON West 2011!   Click to Read more...