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FARO releases PointSense 18.5 offering extended BIM modeling tools in Revit®, greater quality assurance and time saving in scan data extraction and analysis

Korntal-Muenchingen, Dec 5th, 2017 – FARO® (NASDAQ: FARO), the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging solutions, announces FARO PointSense 18.5, the latest update providing enhanced tools for accelerating point cloud modeling for AEC professionals in AutoCAD® and Revit®. The new release provides users with new fitting and deformation analysis tools, improved software ergonomics and a more seamless workflow integration.

FARO® Announces Acquisition of Dustin Forensics

Lake Mary, FL, November 15, 2017 – FARO® (NASDAQ: FARO), the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging solutions for public safety forensics, announces the acquisition of Dustin Forensics, a digital forensic animation firm based in Adairsville, Georgia. The acquisition of a world-renowned forensics services firm represents the logical next step in actualizing the FARO® vertical business growth strategy.

FARO® Leads in Virtual Reality for Construction, Design and Forensics

Lake Mary, FL, November 9, 2017 – FARO® (NASDAQ: FARO), the world’s most trusted source for product design,  construction BIM/CIM, and public safety forensics announces the release of  Virtual Reality (VR)-ready FARO® SCENE 7.1 software ( FARO SCENE 7.1 enables an immersive VR experience with integration of detailed photographic textures, i.e., surface details of an object and rendering of 3D scan data so quickly that it appears to be generated in real time.

FARO® Announces Innovative Visual InspectTM for Inspection and Design Leveraging Mobile Augmented Reality to Streamline the Inspection and Design

Lake Mary, FL, September 19, 2017 – FARO® (NASDAQ: FARO), the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging solutions for factory metrology, construction BIM/CIM, product design, public safety forensics, and 3D solutions applications, announces the availability of the FARO® Visual InspectTM product family. This innovative platform enables large, complex 3D CAD (computer-aided design) data to be transferred to an iPad and then used for mobile visualization and comparison to real world conditions. To watch an overview video, go to This enables real time, actionable manufacturing insight through earlier stage error detection in the production, construction or design processes. For more information, go to


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