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RAPID+TCT 2019 Drives Additive Manufacturing to Next Level in Motor City
Thousands of attendees delve into 3D printing, the future of manufacturing, digital twins, data management and so much more.
How 3D scanning and an underlying hunger to compete is driving the design quest for reverse engineering in global industry.

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How to Reverse Engineer an Assembly Jig with 3D Scanning and 3D Printing
In this LIVE webinar, we’ll walk through step-by-step how to produce an assembly jig based on an OEM part of a vehicle, and teach you the fastest way to quickly reverse engineer parts…

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NexTech’s 3D AR Capture App “ARitize 360” Now Available for Early-Access Signup
The company’s new CaptureAR App to facilitate the mass adoption of augmented reality.
Fast 3D White Light Scanning Comes to Hexagon’s Absolute Arm
Structured light scanning technology comes to portable measuring arms with the new RS-SQUARED Area Scanner.
IDC Forecasts Strong Growth for the 3D Scanner Market
An important factor contributing to this growth is the continued migration of professional-level features into more affordable scanners.
nPower Software Partners with Thor3D
Partnership opens opportunity for companies to bundle the Cyborg3D MeshToCAD software with the Thor3D hand scanner.
PolyWorks Software Joins the SMARTTECH3D Offer
It is a universal metrology software platform that is designed for processing and analyzing three-dimensional data.
NVision Scans Rare Prehistoric Fossils for Texas Museum  
The detailed scan data will enable the paleontology museum to 3D-print exact replicas of the fossil for further study and education.  
Hexagon Buys Volume Graphics
Volume Graphics will operate as part of Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division. Completion of the transaction (closing) is subject to regulatory approvals. 
ParaMatters Launches CogniCAD 3.0 at Formnext 2019
ParaMatters expands Its generative design and manufacturing cloud solutions with new release.
Creaform Launches Handyscan Aeropack for Aerospace Industry
Solution suite designed for needs of aircraft manufacturers and maintenance, repair and operations companies.
3D Scanning Helps Vision Impaired Experience Sculptures 
Scanning data was used to 3D-print to-scale replicas of sculptures for a tactile educational experience for the blind and visually impaired. 
Taylor Attachments Modernizes With a 3D Design Workflow
Farm equipment manufacturer trades time-consuming manual processes for a streamlined workflow that incorporates 3D scanning and CAD modeling.
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Creaform adds Academia 50 3D Scanner to its Educational Solution Suite 
ACADEMIA 50 uses structured white light technology to scan objects made of any material, surface type or color, according to the company.
Elysium Enhances Functionality to Model Piping from Point Clouds into Autodesk Revit
New capability for modeling directly from laser scans to Autodesk Revit available in InfiPoints version 6.0.
Exact Metrology Offers the Artec Micro 3D Scanner
New scanner is Artec 3D’s most accurate 3D scanner to date, company says.



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