Company Spotlight: FARO
The world's most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging and realization technology FARO develops and markets portable CMMs (coordinate measuring machines) and 3D imaging devices to solve dimensional metrology problems.
Technology from FARO permits high-precision 3D measurement, imaging and comparison of parts and compound structures within production and quality assurance processes. The devices are used for inspecting components and assemblies, production planning, documenting large volume spaces or structures in 3D, and more. FARO's 3D measurement technology allows companies to maximize efficiencies and improve processes.
Specifically, for the AEC industry, FARO develops portable 3D imaging devices designed to capture and deliver real-world information into the digital world for building, infrastructure and industrial facility documentation. FARO’s hardware and software solutions allow users to put building information modeling (BIM) into practice during the design, construction and operation phases to improve productivity, sustainability and quality as well as reduce cost, risk and waste. Project data gathered can be processed and extracted into 3D deliverables used to analyze, collaborate and execute better decisions to improve and maintain the overall project quality.
FARO's global headquarters are located in Lake Mary, Fla. The Company also has a technology center and manufacturing facility consisting of approximately 90,400 square feet located in Exton, Penn., containing research and development, manufacturing and service operations of our FARO Laser TrackerTM and FARO Cobalt Array 3D Imager product lines. The Company's European regional headquarters is located in Stuttgart, Germany and its Asia Pacific regional headquarters is located in Singapore. FARO has other offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Spain, Italy, Poland, Turkey, the Netherlands, Switzerland, India, China, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, South Korea and Japan.