Entries by BuildIT


BuildIT Projector Now Available

Now Available!  BuildIT Projector is a modern and intuitive software solution used to generate and plan your laser projection workflows. With user-friendliness as one of its core strengths, new users can create laser projection jobs in no time.

BuildIT Projector flawlessly imports native CAD from all major formats (CATIA, Siemens NX, SolidWorks, PTC Creo, AutoCAD DXF/DWG, etc.), its capabilities cover the creation of the projections as well as the configuration of the projectors and their alignment features. Read More Read More


Application Engineer – BuildIT- Montreal

We are seeking a responsible, smart and driven Application Engineer to work in a collaborative environment on a variety of high-profile projects. This role involves the technical and sales support of solutions, comprised of software and services, to resolve complex business and engineering problems. The ideal candidate will be innovative and entrepreneurial, have experience in computer programming and a degree in mechanical engineering.  Experience in metrology, 3D CAD modelling, reverse engineering or robotics is a definite plus. Read More Read More


Software Engineer – Montreal

BuildIT Software & Solutions Ltd. (www.builditsoftware.com), a division of FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), is dedicated to providing real-time geometry-based coordinate metrology software and services for the aerospace, transportation, and manufacturing industries. With many years of international success, BuildIT’s 3D design-based software enables digital engineering-through-manufacturing on the production lines of 5 of the 10 largest aerospace and defense manufacturers. Read More Read More

JMA: A Must-See Metrology Conference

The JMA conference was held Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the ÉNA, and was very successful both in organization and in attendance. With about 120 attendees the time flew by despite the fair amount of time that was dedicated to booths! Hopefully we got to speak with all those who wanted to know more about us. As software providers, we have found a lot of value in the exposure we received from being represented at JMA. We would have liked to see an even greater diversity of companies, particularly from Hexagon and FARO. Read More Read More

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Increasing Your Customer Base Using Laser Tracker Technology and Large-Volume Metrology Software

ASNA overcomes shop-floor challenges

In a TED Talk, Geordie Rose, co-creator of the D-WAVE quantum computer, said, “Humans use tools to do things. If you give humans a new kind of tool, they can do things they couldn’t otherwise do—imagine the possibilities.”

Rose was, of course, speaking of quantum computers, but that sentiment is just as relevant in manufacturing. When Alignment Services of North America (ASNA) began using laser trackers and 3D modeling software, the company and its customers began to discover how much more they could do with a 3D survey compared to precision optics. Read More Read More


BuildIT 2017 Now Available

BuildIT’s latest version streamlines processes for increased manufacturing productivity

Montreal, QC, February 2017 – BuildIT Software & Solutions is pleased to announce the release of BuildIT 2017, a major update to the 3D metrology software. BuildIT 2017 adds many new features and improvements including multi-language support for user interfaces in Japanese, German and Chinese; new device interfaces for the Leica TPS Total Station, FARO® VantageS and VantageE laser trackers, FARO Array Imager and the FARO VectorRI Laser Radar; streamlined GD&T workflows; and edge detection capabilities. Read More Read More