Case Study: Modular Construction

modular construction

API Modular Construction API brings in measurement experts from a variety of industries, but one of the most common is the modular shipbuilding industry. The experience from building warships utilizing modular construction can be found in Application Engineers at Headquarters, Service Engineers supporting the field, sales representatives, and even the Executive team. The knowledge gained

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Marine Concepts Improves Efficiency in Metrology Department

ABOUT MARINE CONCEPTS Founded in 1976, Marine Concepts strived to be one of the first companies to provide a full line of design & engineering services for it’s customers while ensuring that all projects from design to production, are completed to the highest quality standards. Eventually, the company would be recognized for its services and

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Canadian Light Source Inc. Uses API Laser Trackers to Keep Systems in Check

The Canadian Light Source (CLS) is Canada’s national synchrotron light source research facility. As a particle accelerator, the CLS relies on sub-millimeter precision alignment of optical systems. The CLS uses an API Laser Tracker to control a network containing ~2000 monuments on floors, walls, and critical magnetic components for performing component alignments. Since 2008, the

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Electroimpact uses API Radian and OT2 laser trackers, paired with Active Targets

Electroimpact is a world leader in the design and development of automated aircraft assembly equipment, and provides highly accurate solutions for aerospace manufacturing ranging from robotic drilling and fastening to automated composite placement systems. The level of accuracy provided to Electroimpact customers, who count on building large parts with tight tolerances, can only be achieved

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3D Scanning Preserves Historical Monument for U.S. Navy

In 1970, the Seabee Memorial began construction to build a monument in Washington, D.C. to honor the memory of those who served in Naval Construction Battalions. The famous Felex de Weldon – a former Seabee – designed the Monument of dark brown marble with bronze figures and bronze back wall. Automated Precision volunteered their services

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ROMI’s Relationship with API

Romi is a Brazilian company founded in 1930 by Américo Emílio Romi, in Santa Bárbara d’Oeste – SP – Brazil. Nowadays it is a reputed international company providing machine tools (specifically Turning Centers, CNC Turning Machines, Plastic Processing Machines and more) to a world wide customer basis. The relationship of Romi and API actually goes back before API

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Coordinate Measuring Machines at Nissan

As one of the most famous manufacturers in the world, Japanese automaker NISSAN must move fast when establishing its presence in overseas markets. Recently, the company, which has factories in 20 countries, announced plans to open four new facilities in Mexico, Brazil, Russia and Indonesia. As Nissan prepared its latest factories for production, it turned

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