International Workshop Series 2018
3D Metrology in Casting and Foundry Processes
Cordoba, April 12


GOM workshops are an industrial meeting platform for design engineers, tool makers as well as specialists from research & development, production, and quality assurance. They provide insight into the use of optical 3D metrology in the casting and foundry industry. Measuring systems from GOM are used in sand, pressure die and investment casting processes to guarantee consistent quality assurance.  

GOM workshops on 3D metrology in casting processes take place at 43 different locations from January to May 2018.


GOM experts and leading industrial companies share their expertise on processes and metrology in quality assurance.

3D optical measurement of casing molds
3D optical metrology oriented for SMEs
Matri Team
Optical measurement for correction and validation of tools
Automated 3D Coordinate Measuring Technology with ATOS
Trouble Shooting in Casting and Foundry Processes
Intelligent Production Control with 3D Data: Industry 4.0
Live Presentations

The GOM team stages live presentations to introduce the latest developments in 3D metrology as well as in measurement and inspection software.

Production quality control of cast parts
Automated inspection and trend analysis
Quality assurance for pattern and mold making
Assembly analysis of molds and cores
Tracking and back projection for tool making and cast parts
Material deposition, optical marking, part alignment and CNC machining
Multiple part analysis
Measurement and inspection of small cast parts
Event Dates and Locations
Thursday, April 12th, 2018, 10 AM to 4 PM
Quorum Córdoba Hotel – Salón Gran Mirador
Avenida La Voz del Interior 7000, Córdoba, X5008HLD

This workshop has already taken place.

3D Metrology in Casting and Foundry

Models and Pattern Plates

  • Full-field shape and dimension inspection
  • Compensation of warpage and shrinkage
  • Verification of milling results
  • Change management and maintenance

Tools, Cores and Molds

  • Targeted tool correction
  • Assembly analysis
  • Fitting of mold halves, core allowance and sliders
  • Wear analysis

Cast Parts

  • First article inspection and production quality assurance
  • Shrinkage, warpage and allowance control
  • Material thickness analysis
  • Optimized CNC machining


GOM develops, produces and distributes software, machines and systems for 3D coordinate measuring technology and 3D testing based on latest research results and innovative technologies. With more than 60 sites and more than 1,000 metrology specialists, GOM guarantees professional advice as well as support and service. More than 14,000 system installations improve the product quality and manufacturing processes in the automotive, aerospace and consumer goods industries.

Vtech Ar

Vtech Consultora Srl is the representative office of GOM for Argentina. Vtech has solid knowledge and more than 20 years of proven experience in the field of optical metrology. With a dynamic team of excellent skilled engineers, the company is highly dedicated to supply, distribute and enhance optical measuring technology in Brazil and Argentina. With its objective of increasing the technological standards of these countries to a world-wide leader level, Vtech has already installed more than 250 systems.