Metrologic Group designs and sells 3D measurement software solutions, electronic devices and related services. The group provides innovative industrial solutions and products for measurements, where accuracy ranges from micrometers to millimeters.
Metrologic Group’s solutions are designed primarily for the automotive industry, aerospace, industrial manufacturing, consumer products, power generation and the medical industries…
Founded in 1980 in France, Metrologic Group is now a worldwide company with 6 subsidiaries and 18 certified resellers, covering more than 35 different countries.
Part of Sandvik Group
SANDVIK MANUFACTURING SOLUTIONS
Sandvik Manufacturing Solutions brings together more than 150 years of Sandvik’s manufacturing excellence, industrial know-how and leading materials expertise, with the latest developments in digital technologies. Our offering spans the full manufacturing value chain, from design and planning to preparation, production and verification. Together with our network of partners, we develop solutions for component manufacturers looking to be at the forefront of a new generation of digital manufacturing, including green technologies like additive manufacturing. We empower manufacturers to embrace digital transformation through productivity improvements, reduced waste and working capital, higher profitability – as well as true sustainability advantages.
SMF has around 600 employees worldwide, incorporating three divisions that will create new business opportunities and future growth for the Group: Design & Planning Automation, Additive Manufacturing and Metrology.
Our ambition is to develop and acquire companies that complement our strong and world-leading machining solutions offering, to be able to expand, strengthen and find new business opportunities to grow our total business portfolio. We act in a fast paced, software technology and business driven environment – also being part of the ongoing additive manufacturing transformation journey.
We make the shift towards more efficient and sustainable manufacturing possible – advancing the world through engineering.
Agnostic 3D measurement
Top quality and 3D Metrology are game-changers as they can bring the competitive edge to an industrial company. At Metrologic Group, we believe 3D measurement is at the heart of continuous improvement within manufacturing processes.
We pledge for a universal software solution able to connect to almost, if not all, existent brands or types of CMMs and measuring devices on the market. There is no limit to certain machine types and controllers. The universality regarding our platform means that the software can import any type of CAD file, and also respond to the requirements of any application.
All the conditions are reunited for a seamless interoperability.
ANY DATA. ANY TECHNOLOGY. ANY APPLICATION.
Major industrial companies throughout the world have adopted our software as a robust industrial standard to modernize and make the most out of their 3D inspection equipment. Metrologic Group’s solutions integrate seamlessly their engineering and production processes and improve their manufacturing operations.
At these times of accelerated change, Metrologic Group wants to be a technology asset and favorite partner for manufacturing companies looking for industrial, robust and universal software solutions to improve their performance and competitiveness.
Metrologic Group offers a single, innovative approach to 3D measurement. Its core software program, X4, and competitive services allow the standardizing of the measuring processes and the seamless data flow all through the engineering, production and control services, throughout factories all over the world.
The most software suite
Digitalization of process
Your end-to-end 3D Inspection process
General progress towards the digitalization of production lines and the 4.0 factory demand for industrial software programs that are always more innovative and universal, able to work with any kind of machine and technology, throughout factories and global companies.
3D measurement results need to integrate seamlessly into the closed-loop manufacturing process enabling a collaborative and lean manufacturing approach.
Our core values
Engineers and developers at Metrologic Group love to think out of the box. A culture grown over 40 years of setting the trend in coordinate measurement. Always with one focus: anticipating the industry’s evolving requirements and our clients’ needs. Answering to market’s evolution with innovation is in our DNA.
For us, the important performance is that or our clients. Our goal is to offer the most appropriate and global software solutions to answer specific needs. Our 3D inspection solutions can be connected to over 100 different devices and tackle the most difficult geometrical and surface measurement tasks.
40 years of experience
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Focusing on quality inspection within industry 4.0 and smart factories, Metrologic Group fully integrates 3D measurements on the shop floor for better traceability and scrap elimination directly in the manufacturing workflow.
Foundation of Metrologic Group in Meylan by Philippe Cimadomo and Gilles Bartoli, aged 19 years and both were studying electronics engineering.
First digital read out, first geometrical inspection and geometrical compensation.
A technological turning point. Recognizing the importance of the market, Metrologic Group takes a new technical direction to the Metrologic software development.
Development and sale of the first universal, advanced DCC controller for CMM.
Subsidiary opening in Germany near Stuttgart.
Subsidiary opening in the USA (Detroit, Michigan).
Development, with Dassault Systems, of the Catia V5 embedded metrology inspection suite, Metrolog Inspection V5.
Metrologic Group moves to new, larger premises, in Meylan, France.
Silma XG release: Integration of simulation technology to Metrologic Group’s DNA.
First integration of an optical scanner on a CMM with one single software and the ME5007.
First advanced point cloud acquisition in a 3D measurement software, with a metrology analysis approach.
Subsidiary opening in Spain.
Subsidiary opening in China.
Metrologic USA sets up its North American innovation center in a 1,000 square meter facility in Wixom, Michigan.
Acquisition of ATT, an American three-dimensional measurement services company based in Seattle.
First robotic inspection cell with laser radar technology installed in the automotive industry.
Set up of local support team in Curitiba, Brazil.
Metrologic Germany moves to a new German innovation center, a 700 square meter facility in Uhingen.
Launch of Metrolog and Silma X4 i-Robot, inline automated robotic inspection solution.
Launch of Metrolog X4 i-Holo, the first augmented reality inspection solution.
First robot inspection collaborative kart (Kuka KMR) fully controlled by a 3D measurement software, Metrolog X4.
First achievement of absolute accuracy with a robot (CMR) with Stäubli and Kreon.
Our partner Creaform launches CUBE-R driven by X4 i-Robot
Sandvik completes the acquisition of Metrologic Group in July 2018.