North Kingstown, RI – July 24, 2012 – Hexagon Metrology, Inc. today announced a new distribution partnership with JLM Industrial Supply, Inc. (Sparks, NV), the largest specialty industrial distributor in Nevada. The joint venture establishes JLM Industrial Supply as an authorized distributor of Hexagon Metrology’s dimensional measurement products across northern Nevada. Hexagon Metrology is the world’s largest supplier of metrology solutions used for quality control applications in manufacturing, which includes programmable coordinate measuring machines, laser trackers, portable articulated arms, vision systems, CMM software and more.
The strategic partnership enables both companies to more effectively serve the increasingly sophisticated measurement and inspection requirements of the manufacturing community throughout northern Nevada, particularly in the aerospace, defense, automotive, energy, wind power and heavy machinery markets.
"We look forward to presenting the finest consortium of precision measurement instruments to our customers in northern Nevada. Hexagon Metrology’s product portfolio is unparalleled in the business, and it is assuring to know we have so many resources to solve our customer's needs," says Michael B. Stuart, president of JLM Industrial Supply.
About Hexagon Metrology
Hexagon Metrology is part of the Hexagon AB Group and includes leading metrology brands such as Brown & Sharpe, Cognitens, DEA, Leica Geosystems (Metrology Division), Leitz, m&h Inprocess Messtechnik, Optiv, PC-DMIS, QUINDOS, ROMER, Sheffield and TESA. Hexagon Metrology brands represent an unrivalled global installed base of millions of Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMMs), portable measuring systems and handheld instruments, and tens of thousands of metrology software licenses. Hexagon Metrology empowers its customers to fully control manufacturing processes that rely on dimensional precision, ensuring that products manufactured precisely conform to the original product design. The company offering of machines, systems and software is complemented by a wide range of product support, aftermarket and value-added services. Learn more at www.HexagonMetrology.us.
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