Jul. 19, 2017

Creaform expands its 3D expertise to aerospace industry

  • Creaform Handyscan 3D scanner and hail damage assessment solutionCreaform Handyscan 3D scanner and hail damage assessment solution

Creaform will extend its expertise in non-destructive testing (NDT) to the aerospace industry. By expanding access to its inspection solutions, the company aims to better enable airlines, as well as maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) service companies, to more efficiently perform the evaluations of in-service aircraft safety, while cutting costs and saving downtime.

To ensure that the solution matches aviation maintenance industry requirements and properly reflects the market needs, Creaform is partnering with major aircraft manufacturers for beta testing. The surface inspection solution dedicated to aerospace applications is set for release in October 2017.

Earlier this year, Creaform announced that the Handyscan 3D metrology-grade laser scanner had made its first major step into the aerospace industry. It was added to the Airbus Technical Equipment Manual (TEM) which is referenced in the Airbus Structure Repair Manual (SRM).

Creaform Handyscan 3D scanner and hail damage assessment solution.


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Meisenweg 37
70771 Leinfelden-Echterdingen
Phone: +49 711 1856 8030

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