Verisurf Software Inc. (Anaheim, Calif., USA) and ATS International B.V. (Haarlem, The Netherlands) announced on Feb. 13 that they have signed a technology partnership agreement to integrate Verisurf Software with ATS CM4D to automate product quality validation solutions and further developments in this field.
Verisurf and ATS International B.V. have started working together to develop a state-of-the-art application that integrates 3-D model-based metrology and inspection with professional trending and statistical process control (SPC) reporting. Both companies are looking forward to further expanding their collaboration with the aim of providing leading solutions in the areas quality inspection, metrology and enhanced reporting.
“The Verisurf partnership will enable CM4D users to implement automated 3-D model-based inspection processes with portable CMMs, such as 3-D scanners, and laser trackers,” states Jeff Perry, general manger of ATS Quality Operations. “With Verisurf, our users will be able to validate the quality of their products with shop floor inspection devices from FARO, Romer, Leica, API, Nikon, Steinbichler and others; seamlessly passing the measurement data to CM4D.”
“Verisurf users will soon have an integrated SPC database for quick analysis, reporting and decision making for production manufacturing,” states Ernie Husted, Verisurf president and CEO. “We are delighted to integrate the flexible and visually appealing reporting and trending features of CM4D with associated 3-D models for our customers.”