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Runway success at HospiceCare Fashion Show

The annual HospiceCare North Northumberland Spring Fashion Show sponsored by metrology software products ltd (MSP) and held at The Alnwick Garden, attracted over 180 people and raised a fantastic £1956 for HospiceCare. Children, ladies and gentlemen, all supporters of HospiceCare were transformed into catwalk models, with hair and beauty provided by Hair Naturelle, Felton, Capella, […]


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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 […]


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MTA Annual Dinner 2016

metrology software products ltd (MSP) enjoyed an evening at the MTA (Manufacturing Technologies Association) Annual Dinner on Thursday 28th January. MSP Directors Tony Brown and Peter Hammond were joined by Business Development Managers Margaret Toberty and Robert Richards, at the Vox in Birmingham for the annual event that brings together hundreds of senior individuals in […]


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3D measuring probe checks

A fast way to check the kinematic accuracy of a five axis milling machine 3D measuring probes can be used to quickly check the kinematic accuracy of a five axis milling machine. The principle is based on probing an accurate sphere with predefined and standard measuring cycles. The results are presented graphically and allow you […]


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Top 3 features: NC-PerfectPart 2015

Every year we release a software upgrade of NC-PerfectPart. This includes new features and general improvements, which all lead to increased productivity for the manufacturer. Reduced impact of errors One of the major features in the 2015 release, is the ability to auto-correct common operator errors. The process flow has been improved to minimise opportunities […]


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Bridging the STEM skills gap using technology

Over the next decade, an incredible 3 ½ million manufacturing jobs will be available by 2025. However, because of the skills gap this will result in a skills shortage of 2 million. The manufacturing industry needs to act accordingly to ensure these roles are fulfilled. Technology companies worldwide are constantly developing solutions to cope with […]


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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 […]