MSP at TRAM 2016

Peter Hammond, the Technical Director of metrology software products ltd (MSP), was invited to present at the highly regarded TRAM Aerospace Conference for a second consecutive year. The conference, held during the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago, ran over two days in mid-September and was attended by hundreds of delegates representing countries from […]

MSP Customers: Magellan Secures Multi-Year Contracts with GKN

Our long-standing customers Magellan Aerospace Ltd (Magellan) and GKN Aerospace (GKN) recently announced an extension of contract for Magellan to produce precision components and assemblies to GKN’s Filton facility. The contracts in place are projected to generate revenues in excess of $166 million to December 2020 with components and facilities supplied from Magellan in the […]

TRAM conference at the AMRC

Peter Hammond, the Technical Director of metrology software products ltd (MSP), was invited to speak at the 2015 TRAM Aerospace Conference in November to over 300 delegates from across the globe. The conference, held at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) in Sheffield, focuses on trends in machining and manufacture. Peter spoke about the increasing […]

BAE Systems saves £21 million using NC-PerfectPart

BAE Systems PLC is the UK’s largest defence and aerospace manufacturer, employing 90,000 people at 200 locations globally. A major contract is the rear fuselage assemblies for the F35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter to US defence giant Lockheed Martin. Challenge The Samlesbury Engineering team are challenged with increasing the F35 production rate to one […]

Reduce scrap by repairing turbine blades

A method for repairing aero turbine blades has been created to drastically reduce scrap rates during scheduled engine maintenance. metrology software products (MSP) and Hong Kong Polytechnic University have developed a way to fully automate the machine tooling process. By increasing accuracy, this drastically improves what can be achieved within the machining process. At the […]