BuildIT Projector Now Available

BuildIT Projector

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


BuildIT 2017.5 Now Available

Download BuildIT 2017.5 today to try out our great new features, including flush and gap functionality, improved bundling registration, enhancements to spreadsheet visualization and process editor, FARO TrackArm support, Italian interface and much more.


  • BITS-307 Add support for the ISO co-axiality tolerance
  • BITS-513 Add Support for FARO TrackArm
  • BITS-3738 Add Flush and Gap analysis
  • BITS-3900 Add a Construct: Point: Curve Grid command
  • BITS-4177 Add Construct: Curve: Edge command
  • BITS-4249 Add support for Importing SolidEdge models
  • BITS-4544 Add Italian translation
  • And much more!

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BuildIT now available in Spanish: Download it now in BuildIT 2017 SP2

Service pack 2 for BuildIT 2017 is now available for download. Please view the full release notes for more detailed information.

BITS-4440: Added Spanish translation

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

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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


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


BuildIT 2016.5 SP3 is Now Available!

Service pack 3 for BuildIT 2016.5 is now available for download. Please view the full release notes for more detailed information.

Add support for FARO Array Imager (Cobalt)


BuildIT 2016.5 SP2 is Now Available!

Service pack 2 for BuildIT 2016.5 is now available for download. Please view the full release notes for more detailed information.


Updated CATIA V5 model export to no longer generate hybrid bodies


BuildIT 2016.5 SP1 is Now Available!

Service pack 1 for BuildIT 2016.5 is now available for download. Please view the full release notes for more detailed information.


  • BITS-2874 Added support for FARO Cobalt 3D Imager. (Beta)
  • BITS-3432 Significantly improved down sampling performance for distance based cloud reduction.
  • BITS-3562 Included the Leica AT930/960 redistributables in the installer.
  • BITS-3435 Enabled merging half cylinders whose parameters differ at the sub-micron level.
  • BITS-3460 Added support for (U) modifier on GD&T surface profile tolerance when importing CATIA models with FTA.
  • BITS-3473 Completed the improvement for the Auto-Associate command.
  • BITS-3570 Updated Leica AT960 / AT930 SDK (v1.3).
  • BITS-3594 Allowed muting Leica AT402 connection error messages to be non-blocking during playback.
  • BITS-3647 Updated the Planes tangent to 2 cylinders process to have multiple cylinders as input.
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    BuildIT Releases Latest Version of 3D Metrology Software – BuildIT 2016.5

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    BuildIT’s latest version adds numerous scanning and meshing features

    Montreal, QC, July 2016 – BuildIT Software & Solutions is pleased to announce the release of BuildIT 2016.5, an update to the 3D metrology software.  BuildIT 2016.5 adds many new features and improvements including new automation functionality, additions to our GD&T capabilities, and numerous large point cloud handling and meshing features. Read More


    FARO® expands Metrology and Factory Automation offerings with Acquisition of BuildIT Software & Solutions Ltd.

    LAKE MARY, Fla., July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — FARO® (NASDAQ: FARO), the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging solutions for Metrology, Factory Automation, Product Design, Public Safety, BIM/CIM and 3D Services applications, announces the acquisition of BuildIT Software & Solutions Ltd., a leader in process-configurable 3D metrology software solutions with hardware agnostic interfaces. FARO will introduce the configuration power of the BuildIT software in a new ‘Your Product, Your Process, Your Solution’ campaign aimed at providing major customers with customizable, in-process solutions that integrate metrology devices and sensors from multiple manufacturers. Read More


    BuildIT Beta Testers 2016.5

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