Kirkland, WA (PRWEB) April 26, 2016
Micro Encoder Inc., a leading research and product development subsidiary of Mitutoyo Corporation of Japan, is excited to celebrate 30 years of service to the precision measurement field.
Micro Encoder Inc. was founded on May 6, 1986 by Ingvar Andermo, one of the early inventors of an electronic displacement measurement technology that today is used in hundreds of millions of measurement tools around the globe. These tools are used to make and test a variety of products that affect people’s lives every day, including aircraft engines, cars, medical equipment, smartphones, and many others.
Over the past 30 years, Micro Encoder Inc. has steadily grown to 86 team members, and now develops new technologies and software across all of Mitutoyo’s product lines, including coordinate measuring machines, vision measurement systems, linear gages, calipers, micrometers, encoders, and high precision sensor systems. The company’s work is protected by a portfolio of close to 300 patents.
Company President, Michael Nahum, Ph.D., remarked: “We are immensely proud that our work is at the core of many leading Mitutoyo products. We are dedicated to pursuing the same commitment over the coming 30 years by pushing state-of-the-art technology to its limit in order to develop precision measurement solutions that delight our customers and help people lead happier, healthier, and more productive lives.”
About Micro Encoder Inc.
Micro Encoder Inc. is a leading research and new product development subsidiary of Mitutoyo Corporation of Japan. Micro Encoder Inc. is headquartered near Seattle, WA and has a satellite office near Los Angeles, CA. For more information, visit http://www.microen.com
About Mitutoyo Corporation
Mitutoyo Corporation is a Japanese multinational corporation specializing in measuring instruments and metrological technology, headquartered in Kanagawa, Japan. The company is the world's largest provider of measurement and inspection solutions, offering the most complete product line encompassing CMM, vision, and form measuring machines, as well as precision tools and instruments, and metrology data management software. The company’s network spans over 31 different countries. For more information, visit http://www.mitutoyo.co.jp