Case Studies

A need for speed – Fast production facilitates faster track performances

Roush Yates Engines achieves rapid and accurate non-contact inspection of NASCAR engine components. With minimal need for fixtures and reliable non-contact inspection, iNEXIV VMA-4540 and CMM-Manager ticks all the boxes. Since its inception in 2003, Roush Yates Engines has dominated NASCAR particularly, with many historic moments.


CMM-Manager simplifies and automates tool inspection at BTM Corporation

Michigan-based tool maker BTM Corporation opted for Nikon’s user-centric CMM-Manager software to automate serial inspection on different CMM brands.  BTM quality technicians also rely on CMM-Manager’s walk-in measurement capability to quickly take points on prototypes and first-articles.


CMM-Manager Software turns old CMMs into new profit centers.

Stillwater Technologies of Troy, Ohio is a specialty tooling and machining company that makes a huge array of parts. To handle increased demands on measurement inspection, they retrofitted their older CMMs with fast, easy-to-use software at a fraction of the cost of new CMMs. 


Software Speeds CMM Programming – Manufacturing Engineering November 2005

“The goal was to find a software package that could handle all CMM programming needs off-line or on-line, for diverse machines, and do it at minimal cost with a short learning curve,” explains Bill Hopkins, senior CMM manager at TECT.