June 20, 2014
Optical 3-D measuring devices’ shop-floor accuracy, decreased sensitivity to environment and higher measurement pace make them strong contenders to traditional quality control devices.
Read more (Metalworking Equipment News April-May 2014 )
October 8, 2013
Creaform’s pipecheck system is proving its speed and integrity of measurement through extensive use in the Australian pipeline industry, from Longford to Karratha, from Whyalla to Newcastle.
Read more (Australian Pipeliner, October of 2013, p. 114)
September 17, 2013
To enhance gas pipeline safety in the field, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) (San Francisco, California), one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States, added a self-positioning handheld laser scanner to its collection of inspection equipment.
Read more (Materials Performance Magazine, August 2013 p. 14-16)
August 1, 2013
Creaform's Pipecheck system is proving its speed and integrity of measurement, The system provides inspection rates up to 10 times faster than pit gauging.
Read more (NZ Manufacturer, August 2013, p. 15)
July 3, 2013
This comparative article will help you make the right choices to meet operational needs.
Read more (Quality Magazine, June 2013, p. 36-41, by Michael Mock)
June 27, 2013
Burried assets that form trunk and reticulation water mains form the largest asset group of all major water utilities. As such, considerable resources go into the maintenance, assessment and subsequent predictions on the performance of these resources.
As part of Hunter Water's commitment to the Advanced Condition Assessment and Pipe Failure Prodiction Project, the University of Newcastle was invited to a number of recent exhumation sites to collect data for Activity 3 (Corrossion Modelling) of the project.
This article détails the procedures used for the collection of accurate corrosion data, in order to quantiify in-situ corrosion losses of in-service ferrous pipes.
Read more (Corrosion & Materials, Australia, June of 2013. Pages 46-49. Matthew Dafter and Robert Petersen)
June 19, 2013
Laser scanners and specialized software allow for faster, more effective testing of pipelines.
Read more (New Technology Magazine, May 2013, p. 13-14. By James Mahony.)
June 13, 2013
Creaform's distributor Solidvision managed to get an article published about the Creaform 3D scanners...too bad it is written in Czech!
Read more (CAD 3 Magazine, 2013, p. 18-20)
May 14, 2013
Creaform’s scanning system and computational fluid dynamics expertise push back the speed limits in street luge.
Read more (Design Engineering Magazine, March-April 2013)