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The Differences Between MeasureMind 3D and ZONE3, Why Pick ZONE3 Instead?

MeasureMind® 3D OGP’s MeasureMind® 3D metrology software makes it easy to measure your most complex parts. It provides intrinsic support of various sensors, as well as single and compound rotary indexers. Equip you to measure anything from simple geometric forms to complex free-form shapes on properly configured OGP measurement systems.   ZONE3® Looking at the […]

What Are The Different Types of 3D Measuring Tools?

There are four different types of 3D measuring tools — Multisensor measuring systems comprising contact sensor systems and non-contact sensor systems, 3D laser scanners, industrial CT scanners, and structured light 3D scanners.   Multisensor Measuring Systems Multisensor measuring systems are divided into contact and non-contact measuring systems.  Contact sensor systems: Contact sensor systems use a […]

The Top 4 Biggest Myths About Optical Measurement System

Myth #1: All optical measurement systems are the same. Fact: Optical measurement systems vary from one another. There are three primary types of measurement equipment— precision hand tools, contact sensor systems, and non-contact sensor systems. An optical measurement system is considered a non-contact sensor system. It is different from a precision hand tool or contact […]

Multisensor Measuring Machine Buyers’ Guide

A multisensor measuring machine is highly useful in measuring small or large parts. Its main feature is having more than 1 sensor on the machine.  All multisensor measuring machines consist of the X-axis, Y-axis, and Z-axis. The basic structure of the multisensor measuring machine, which is already inherently accurate, is further enhanced by software to […]

Frequently Asked Questions About 3D Laser Scanner

The unprecedented speed of technological change has made the 3D laser scanner a very common device in many industries today. 3D measurement tools are cost-effective methods to capture data so individuals can visualise as well as analyse objects quickly and efficiently.   How does 3D scanning work? 3D laser scanning involves digitally capturing and measuring […]

The Ultimate Guide To Selecting A Good Vision Measuring System

Vision Measuring Systems Vision measuring systems, also known as video measuring machines, are measuring instruments widely used in different industries. Many components and products in these industries have to meet a high degree of geometrical conformance and few metrology equipment can sufficiently address such rigorous demands. This is where the video measuring system comes in […]

Exploring 3D Laser Scanners and 3D Measurement Technology

What is 3D laser  scanning? A popular type of measurement tool is the 3D laser scanner. 3D scanners digitally capture and measure the details of physical objects with a line of laser light. They make use of non-contact and non-destructive technology. 3D scanning is mainly used for objects with complex shapes and contoured surfaces. In […]

Optical Comparator: What it can do for you?

What is an Optical Comparator An optical comparator projects magnified images of small product parts to identify measurement dimensions. Other than identifying dimensions, it also detects indentations, scratches, and other surface defects of the product.  Optical comparators are widely used in the manufacturing and pharmaceutical industry.  How Does It Work There are three types of […]

The Importance of Metrology Software Training

Why is Metrology Software Training Essential? Metrology software training is vital to get the most out of your metrology software products. With proper training, your employees can pick up the basics, effectively use the machines, learn about new software, and stay up to date with the latest metrology standards and trends. Expert Guidance on How […]

3 Features to Look for When Buying a 3D Laser Scanner

A 3D laser scanner is used to measure complex shapes and capture comprehensive data from various environments & applications. It is faster and easier to use than the traditional measuring devices like callipers, coordinate measuring machines, and gauges. The best thing about a 3D laser scanner? It gives accurate results, no matter how complex the […]

5 Tips On How to Choose a Good Metrology Provider

Metrology software products, metrology software, metrology measurement instruments… …For the uninitiated, this foray into the world of metrology can be an overwhelming and complicated process.  A good metrology software provider can provide quality equipment and training, making a world of difference to your research and production. At Optical Gaging, we rounded up the best tips […]

OGP Celebrate its 75th Milestone in Metrology

Optical Gaging Products (OGP®,, a division of Quality Vision International Inc (QVI®), is celebrating its milestone 75-year anniversary as a world leading manufacturer of precision multisensor metrology systems for industrial Quality Control. Chairman and CEO, Edward T. Polidor, remarked: “In my time with the company, I have witnessed a dramatic change in how optical […]

Top 5 Industries Benefiting from Vision Measuring Systems

Optical measuring instruments and vision measuring systems continue to emerge as vital tools for accurate dimensional measurement and optical measurement. The following five industries are utilizing these technologies to effectively address their manufacturing needs.   1. Aerospace Engineering Aerospace engineering primarily involves the construction, design, and maintenance of aircraft. It also includes environmental impact, flight […]

3 Optical Measuring Instruments You Should Invest In

When it comes to investing in optical measuring instruments, you might be overwhelmed with so many choices that you cannot properly decide or make no choice at all. It can even lead to anxiety and leave you dissatisfied. That’s why it is important to keep yourself updated on everything there is to know about an […]

OGS Exhibitions 2019

Singapore Oct 22 – 24 Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific  Singapore Expo Booth 2G22 China Mar 28 – 31 Shenzhen International Machinery Manufacturing Industry Exhibition Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Centre Booth 9P41 Sep 4 – 7 China International Optoelectronic Exposition Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Centre TBA Nov 27 – 30 Dongguan International Mould and Metalworking, Plastics & […]

What is the difference between Quality Assurance and Quality Control?

There are multiple times that you might have come across these terms, Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC). Often you might hear someone mentioning about ‘QA’ but what they actually mean is ‘QC’. Do you know what is the difference between QA & QC ?   Although both concepts fall under quality management, but […]

Events in 2018

SINGAPORE Aug 29 to 31 Medical Manufacturing Asia (MMA) 2018 Marina Bay Sands Booth 2V10 Oct 16 to 18 Industrial Transformation Asia Pacific 2018 Singapore Expo Booth G24   CHINA Mar 29 to Apr 1 SIMM 2018 Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Centre Booth 6B04 Sep 5 to 8 China International Optoelectronic Exposition (CIOE) 2018 Shenzhen […]

Stephen Flynn’s: The Role of Metrology

Trends of manufacturing precision, miniaturisation and cost reduction are taking place across almost all industries. Asia Pacific Metalworking Equipment News speaks to Optical Gaging (OGP) president Stephen Flynn n the importance of utilising such trends in Asia's rapidly-developing industries.

OGS in the Events 2015

4 - 5th March 2015MRO Network event - Airline Engineering and Maintenance: Asia Pacific (Marina Mandarin Hotel Foyer Area)
14 - 17th April 2015 Metal Asia 2015 (MTA) (Singapore Expo)
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OGS staff and agents given training on the New QVI ZONE3 software

From 26 -30 October 2015, OGS staff and agents were given intensive training on the new QVI ZONE3 metrology software. ZONE3 is a powerful, CAD-enabled, 3D metrology software application. With it, you can use a combination of the latest optical, laser, and touch probe technologies to measure parts quickly and accurately.

OGS in the Events 2014

21 - 24 MayMetaltech 2014 (Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur)
10 - 12 JunNepcon Malaysia 2014 (PISA, Penang)
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OGS unveils high performance, advanced technology dimensional measuring systems at SEMICON 2014

Semiconductor manufacturers now look for multisensor measuring machines that combine optical, laser and tactile sensors in a single system, than using multiple specialized measuring systems. This allow them to measure parts more completely, with higher certainty and in less time. Also added versatility means lower capital expense and operating costs.

ShapeGrabber’s 3D scanning technologies ahead of its time

One major trend is the wider adoption of 3D scanning technology for inspection and quality control as opposed to the usual markets of reverse engineering and modelling. The traditional scanner from a few years ago was difficult to use. It was designed by an engineer to do an engineer's job.

Software Training on the New ZONE3 Metrology Software

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OGP Scores with Top 100 Singapore Excellence Award 2012/2013

Fresh off as a recipient of Top 100 Singapore Excellence Award 2011/2012, OGP continues to blaze its trail through 2013. Under the leadership of OGP President,  Stephen Flynn and Optical Gaging Singapore ( OGS) General Manager Kelly Ho, OGP maintains its robust presence in the Far East and the Middle East, driving zero product defects through metrology solutions.

OGS in the Events 2013

27-Feb to 1-March  AXS 2013 Aerospace MRO supplier (Singapore Expo)
9 - 12 April   MTA 2013 Precision metalworking Metrology (Singapore Expo)
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Singapore Excellence Award 2011 / 2012

Optical Gaging Singapore received the Singapore Excellence Award 2011/2012, a prestigious accolade which recognizes the entrepreneurial elite in Singapore. The award represents the success of OGS in communicating the values of product quality and productivity to industry.

Product and Skills Training To Stay Competitive

Starting September 2012, ten OGSians (OGS staff) will begin their journey of a one-year Graduate Diploma course in Precision Measurement & Characterization (PMC) organized by the Workforce Development Agency (WDA) with the Singapore Institute of Manufacturing (SIMTech).

QVI @IMTS Chicago 2012

This year's IMTS 2012 @ Chicago is different! QVI member companies (OGP, VIEW, RAM, CCP) showcase their technologies under one roof on a single 4000 sq ft floor space instead of across separate booths.

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