About us - Metrologic Group
About Metrologic Group

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

The company is part of Sandvik Applied Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), bringing together more than 150 years of Sandvik’s manufacturing expertise with the latest developments in digital technologies. Its work spans the full manufacturing value chain, from design and planning to preparation, production, verification, and evaluation.

Together with its world-class network of partners, Sandvik AMT provides a one-stop shop for component manufacturers looking to be at the forefront of a new generation of digital manufacturing.

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.

Our vision

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

MANUFACTURING

At Metrologic Group, we believe that 3D metrology plays a key role in the continuous improvement of industrial manufacturing processes. In the perspective of the smart factory, we want to offer the most high-tech, reliable and universal software solutions for 3D measurements.

Innovation

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.

Performance

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 a 100 different devices and tackle the most difficult geometrical and surface measurement tasks.

Results

Major industrial companies throughout the world have adopted our core software package as a robust industrial standard to modernize their 3D inspection equipment. Metrologic Group’s solutions integrate seamlessly their engineering and production processes and improve their manufacturing operations.

40 years of experience

Rely on our expertise to improve Every Step of your measurement process

3D measurement

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CMM Upgrades

Transform your outdated CMM into a valuable asset with a software upgrade and retrofit. Discover how an upgrade or retrofit could help your organization drive manufacturing productivity and streamline your 3D metrology process.

Automation

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. 

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1980

Foundation of Metrologic Group in Meylan by Philippe Cimadomo and Gilles Bartoli, aged 19 years and both were studying electronics engineering.

1982

First digital read out, first geometrical inspection and geometrical compensation.

1985

A technological turning point. Recognizing the importance of the market, Metrologic Group takes a new technical direction to the Metrologic software development.

1986

Development and sale of the first universal, advanced DCC controller for CMM.

1996

Subsidiary opening in Germany near Stuttgart.

1999

Subsidiary opening in the USA (Detroit, Michigan).

2001

Development, with Dassault Systems, of the Catia V5 embedded metrology inspection suite, Metrolog Inspection V5.

2003

Metrologic Group moves to new, larger premises, in Meylan, France.

2004

Silma XG release: Integration of simulation technology to Metrologic Group’s DNA.

2005

First integration of an optical scanner on a CMM with one single software and the ME5007.

2005

First advanced point cloud acquisition in a 3D measurement software, with a metrology analysis approach.

2006

Subsidiary opening in Spain.

2007

Subsidiary opening in China.

2008

Metrologic USA sets up its North American innovation center in a 1,000 square meter facility in Wixom, Michigan.

2008

Acquisition of ATT, an American three-dimensional measurement services company based in Seattle.

2011

First robotic inspection cell with laser radar technology installed in the automotive industry.

2012

Set up of local support team in Curitiba, Brazil.

2013

Metrologic Germany moves to a new German innovation center, a 700 square meter facility in Uhingen.

2015

Launch of Metrolog and Silma X4 i-Robot, inline automated robotic inspection solution.

2017

Launch of Metrolog X4 i-Holo, the first augmented reality inspection solution.

2017

First robot inspection collaborative kart (Kuka KMR) fully controlled by a 3D measurement software, Metrolog X4.

2018

First achievement of absolute accuracy with a robot (CMR) with Stäubli and Kreon.

2018

Our partner Creaform launches CUBE-R driven by X4 i-Robot

2018

Sandvik completes the acquisition of Metrologic Group in July 2018.

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